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"Happy Feet" - medical students serve the homeless

  • Published Oct 4, 2010 8:15 AM

Homeless clients of the Union Rescue Mission and Path of Life line up at the Happy Feet clinic to receive foot care from UCLA medical students and faculty. Students work alongside their faculty mentors to check for everything from fungal infections to diabetes, which often shows up first as a loss of sensitivity in the feet.

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