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Nursing students help at health fair

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news Brainerd, 56401
Brainerd MN 506 James St. / PO Box 974 56401

Associate Degree nursing students from Central Lakes College assisted at the recent Brainerd Lakes Health Fair, providing hand hygiene education at “Germ City,” a Minnesota department of Health demonstration booth, and blood pressure screening. 

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Students volunteered to assist with taking blood pressures. They also made available written teaching pamphlets on hypertension, reducing risk of cardiac complications such as stroke and heart attack, and a summary of what the lab numbers mean.

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