The Diabetic Foot: Daily Foot Care is Essential

As a diabetic, daily foot care is essential to good health. 

 

Did you know heart disease is the number one cause of death in the United States?  Or that 67 percent of victims don't make a full recovery?  Click here for more hard facts about heart disease.

If you've ever wondered if you're at-risk for heart disease but never bothered to ask, today is your chance. KHQ, in cooperation with First Care and Healthy U, will offer free blood pressure and blood sugar checks, from 3-7 p.m at four different locations from north Spokane to Liberty Lake. INSIDE: Locations

More than 20 million adults in the United States are living with diabetes, which puts them at an increased risk for developing heart disease and stroke. But there's hope. People with diabetes can learn to manage their diabetes - and cut their risk for heart attack and stroke by more than half.

The 7th Annual Tee Off FORE a Cure will be held on April 28th, 2007 at  the Coeur d'Alene Resort & Golf Course.>>INSIDE: Registration information

Danette Zaring, who ran a daycare on Spokane's South Hill, turned herself into authorities on a charge of first degree assault of a child.  The severely injured child was 23-month-old Hailee Rhoads.   

6-year-old Elizabeth Goodwin drowned in the bathtub of her Kootenai County foster parent's home in October 2002.

After days of delay and bickering on all sides, a judge finally released the body of Summer Phelps so her biological mother could give her a proper burial.  The couple charged in her death withdrew a request for a second autopsy.

2-year-old Serenity Rudd was with a babysitter, when the sitter's 19-year-old boyfriend, Ken Brian, said the toddler fell down the steps.

It was May 29, 2002 when officers responded to a call of a child not breathing.  When they arrived at the house in the 4300 block of North Monroe St. they found 4-year-old Alex at the bottom of the steps. He was severely bruised.  An autopsy would determine he died from massive bleeding in his head and abdomen.

Have you made a commitment to get fit to run or walk this Bloomsday? How about making it the start changing your health and fitness routine for a lifetime! 

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