The Podiatrist visits the LSCO approximately every 4 weeks.
Appointments are necessary and need to be booked in advance by calling 403-320-2222. To access this service you need to be a current member of LSCO and have your Alberta Health and Wellness card. There is a fee of $10 which is paid at the time of service.
Philips Lifeline Fall Prevention Guide
Philips Lifeline has put out a new Fall Prevention Guide. This is important stuff to know for ourselves and our loved ones. Falls are deadly serious business – even if you aren’t yet at an age where you think you need to worry, there are tips in here for people of all ages.
“In Canada, a senior endures a fall every 12 seconds. Of these fall victims, 67% of them suffer from life threatening injuries if they aren’t found within 72 hours.”