CHRONIC CONDITIONS & FOOT HEALTH
The OPMA is pleased to provide a monthly brief overview of a different health condition or health priority and its symptoms that impact foot health. In the month of February, the focus is on the chronic condition of heart & stroke.
FOOT HEALTH DURING HEART & STROKE MONTH
Welcome to February
It’s February. Take heart. Winter is on its final weeks. It is time to think of loved ones, prepare to enjoy Family Day and get ready for your own personal, physical spring tune-up. Check your health.
You can do it from looking at your feet!!
Your feet are an early indicator of many health conditions and chronic conditions such as heart and stroke ailments. Did you know your feet can hold clues to heart disease risks such as clogged arteries? It’s true.
So, how are you feeling? Any discomfort in your legs and feet? Any discoloration of your toe nails?
The OPMA salutes February as Heart & Stroke month with a focus on your feet:
Drop Foot & Stroke
Toe Tell Signs of Heart Infection