Soldier gets blood pressure checked
Photo Credit: Patricia Deal, Army Medicine
Gail Grant, certified nursing assistant at Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center's Family Medical Residency Clinic, takes Capt. Summer Brownellis' blood pressure. Both Grant and Brownellis know the importance of monitoring blood pressure to help maintain a healthy heart. African-American women are 35 percent more likely to die of heart disease than Caucasian women, according to statistics from the American Heart Association.
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