Nurse practitioners focus on 'Only Men' at health fair

Monday, December 03, 2018

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Family Nurse Practitioner Sonia Miller Green from the St Elizabeth Health Department conducts a blood pressure test on Markland Kepple at the second staging of a men's only health fair by the Southern Regional Health Authority at the Santa Cruz taxi park in St Elizabeth on November 22. More than 50 men received free services including dental examinations and cleanings, HIV/VDRL testing, prostate examinations, blood sugar and pressure testing. They were also educated in areas of drug use, maintaining good mental health, prostate health and preventing chronic diseases. The event was sponsored by Nestle Jamaica, Digicel, Jamaica Standard Products, Pickapeppa, Caribbean Producers Jamaica, MegaMart, and FosRich. (Photo:SRHA)

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