Grand Strand Regional Sponsors Free Health Seminars & Screenings in April
March 31, 2014
Grand Strand Medical Center will sponsor free seminars on skin cancer, heel pain, end of life wishes and foot care in April. Free PAD screenings will also be conducted. All seminars and screenings are held at HealthFinders at the Coastal Grand Mall.
Skin cancer is the topic on Tuesday, April 8, 6 - 7 p.m., with oncologist Emily Touloukian, DO. She will discuss the signs, symptoms and prevention of skin cancer.
Podiatrists Scott Werter, DPM and Joseph Menn, DPM, will conduct a clinic on Thursday, April 10, 6 – 7:30 p.m to address heel pain and other foot conditions.
Documenting your End of Life Wishes will be the topic on Monday, April 14, 10 – 11 a.m. Learn about healthcare power of attorney, living will and DNR. Free documents will be available.
FREE Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) screenings will be held Wednesday, April 23, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. PAD, or poor circulation, mainly affects adults over 50 and can be accurately measured in minutes. Appointments are required at 692-4444.
Podiatrist Joseph Menn, DPM, will discuss getting your feet ready for summer on Tuesday, April 29, 6 – 7 p.m.
Seminars are free and open to the public. Registration is requested at 692-4444.