Category Archive: Marketing the Message

5 Years On: The sad truth about diabetic foot disease

January 13, 2018

It has been 5 years since Travis Hayden-Rowe made this beautiful video celebrating 6 of our courageous patients' struggle with diabetic foot disease. 3 of them have passed away since. The diabetic foot is a marker for death but the wound isn't what leads to their demise. They die of heart attacks and strokes. We need to do more to recognize this fact and treat the factors that lead to this end. The presentation of the diabetic foot should not be just…

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The Pressure is OFF: Ontario Improving Diabetic Wound Care

November 23, 2017

Bulletin Ontario Improving Wound Care for Patients with Diabetes Province Funding Casts to Treat Diabetic Foot Ulcers November 22, 2017 3:00 P.M. Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care Ontario is covering the cost of specialized casts to provide more support for patients with diabetic foot ulcers.   Wound care devices, which include removable, non-removable and total contact foot casts, can significantly improve patients' quality of life by relieving pressure around the heel, ankle and toes so the foot can properly…

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Telemedicine for foot care: Using technology to get back on your feet

May 6, 2016

Information about healthy aging that you can trust Source: Telemedicine for foot care: Using technology to get back on your feet

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The Fasting Diet Improves Your Mood, Sex and Sleep

May 5, 2016

A study on the diet found many benefits Source: The Fasting Diet Improves Your Mood, Sex and Sleep

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Med Schools Gearing up to Deal with PAD: But this is NOT the PAD that we deal with

April 25, 2016

"We live in a world of competing sorrows." Patrick Moynahan   The government is being quite progressive and thoughtful in their efforts to introduce a needed ervice in physician-assisted death(PAD). It is interesting, however, that introducing curriculum into medical schools for this, well-intentioned but relatively infrequently used therapeutic modality is gaining so much attention. In my 26 years of being a physician, treating extraordinarily sick individuals, I may have run into perhaps a dozen patient who wanted or were in need of…

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Mark Sisson Is the Pied Piper of Paleo

April 7, 2016

Mark Sisson, one of the biggest names in fitness, has preached for years that a neo-paleo combination of protein and fats is the ultimate performance diet. Lately, he’s been telling his followers that they can even relax on the dietary guidelines a bit—while getting outside to play more. Can it really be this simple? Source: Mark Sisson Is the Pied Piper of Paleo

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