Center of Hope Community Baptist Church:
Thursday, April 27, 2017
"Restoring Hope to the Community"
Mercy M.A.R.C. Screenings at Center of Hope
Members of Center of Hope received an education session on the definition, effects and prevention of high blood pressure followed by individual screenings. Each participant pledged to change their lifestyle so that it improves their blood pressure.
Mercy M.A.R.C. Staff with Pastor
Gloria Enk, Rn. (Manager, Community Health Affairs) and Kristal Barham, MPH. (Program Coordinator) with Rev. Dr. D.L. Perryman.
Those in attendance receive information from Gloria and Kristal about the definition, effects, and prevention of high blood pressure.
Blood Pressure Screenings
The participants received individual health screenings in addition to pledging to improve their blood pressure through lifestyle changes.