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n Illnesses, Ailments and Prevention EXPLORING HEALTH ISSUES CHER Diabetes Education Center... 509-232-8145 Spokane Valley Senior Center........ 509-926-1937 Institute of Diabetes, Digestive 2426 North Discovery Place and Kidney Diseases...............www.niddk.nih.gov Spokane Valley WA 99216 A clearinghouse for health information, education, Washington State Podiatric programs, news briefs, and releases. Medical Association....................... 206-922-3587 www.wspma.org nEpilepsy The website contains resources information and contacts for podiatric issues. Also provides referrals Epilepsy Foundation Northwest ..... 509-325-1128 for podiatrists. www.epilepsynw.org nHead Injury Providence Epilepsy Center............ 509-474-6650 Sacred Heart Doctors Building Potential complications that can result from head With the region’s only injury are concussion, intracranial hematoma and epilepsy clinic, skull fracture. Providence provides SEE BRAIN INJURY ON PAGE 110. patients with access to experts who focus entirely on treatment and dif- nHeadache ferentiating epilepsy from other seizure disorders or mimickers. This expertise and technology has Headaches have many causes, and the site, sever- helped hundreds of patients receive the right diag- ity, and frequency of this condition vary greatly. nosis and has directed treatment toward the goal Consult your physician if a headache persists. of seizure freedom. PLEASE SEE OUR AD ON THE BACK COVER. National Headache Foundation ..... 888-643-5552 nFoot Care www.headaches.org Attention to aging feet can mean extended mobility nHearing / Hearing Loss for your life. Caring for dry and cracked skin, bun- Hearing loss in the number two most frequent ions, calluses, and nails will enhance your comfort. chronic condition for the 65+ population in the Some foot deformities (e.g., hammer toes) can be United States. Often, treatment is delayed until the stopped from progressing to a more serious prob- problem is severe. lem with proper care. Audio Loop Solutions..................... 509-328-6731 Additional Resources Marketing Office........................ 509-868-0400 Corbin Senior Center ..................... 509-327-1584 A Division of Western Hearing Aid Center, Inc. 827 West Cleveland, Spokane WA 99205 1912 North Division Street, Suite 102 Spokane WA 99207 Hillyard Senior Center ................... 509-482-0803 The Northwest’s only Located in the Northeast Community Center professional, commercial 4001 North Cook Street, Spokane WA 99207 installers of a USA Sinto Senior Activity Center........... 509-327-2861 manufactured Induction Loop System ... sometimes 1124 West Sinto Avenue, Spokane WA 99201 referred to as a ‘Hearing Loop’. Induction Loops Offers pedicures (nail clipping) on the third Tues- allow the hard of hearing person to hear with day of the month between 9am-12pm. clarity in difficult listening situations. They are useful in most public forums such as: Auditoriums, Southside Senior & Community Center .................... 509-535-0803 Libraries, Senior Centers, etc. Any Individual with aChurches, Schools, Government Facilities, 3151 East 27th Avenue, Spokane WA 99223 hearing impairment can hear with clarity when just Held the 2nd and 3rd Mondays of the month. Call a hearing aid is not enough or hearing aids are not to schedule an appointment. being used. PLEASE SEE OUR AD ON PAGE 113. 112


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