News & Events

Step into spring with happy feet

April 1, 2011

PLAINFIELD –  The William W. Backus Hospital’s next Enjoy LIFE (Lifelong Investment in Fitness and Exercise) will focus on healthy feet.

Dr. Eric Levine, a podiatrist on the Backus Medical Staff, will discuss proper protective footwear and preventing foot problems while exercising.

The free event, held in collaboration with the Plainfield Recreation Department, will be held Thursday, April 14, from 6:30-8 p.m. at the Plainfield Recreation Center, 482 Norwich Road, Plainfield.  The program is free but registration is required by calling 860-889-8331, ext. 2495.

Registered Dietitian Sarah Hospod will be available to answer individual diet and nutrition questions starting at 6 p.m.