Happy Feet

Weiss, Rhoda
December 2006
Marketing Health Services;Winter2006, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p10
Academic Journal
This article focuses on the importance of examining the feet to diagnose diabetes. Of the 21 million Americans with diabetes, 6.2 million are unaware that they have the disease, which contributes to 85,000 amputations annually. The American Podiatric Medical Association is launching a nationwide campaign to persuade patients to ask their doctors to inspect their feet at standard checkups.


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