U.S. Forces Invite Iraqis to Health Fair

By Spc. Jesus J. Aranda, Task Force Lightning Public Affairs OfficeOctober 22, 2009

1st Lt. Kara Young, a Fort Madison, Iowa native and a staff nurse with the 47th Combat Support Hospital, an Army Reserve unit deployed out of Fort Lewis, Wash., instructs an Iraqi soldier on the method to take a proper blood sugar test, as well as the importance of routine health examinations, at Contingency Operating Base Speicher, near Tikrit, Iraq, Oct. 16.
1 / 1 Show Caption + Hide Caption – 1st Lt. Kara Young, a Fort Madison, Iowa native and a staff nurse with the 47th Combat Support Hospital, an Army Reserve unit deployed out of Fort Lewis, Wash., instructs an Iraqi soldier on the method to take a proper blood sugar test, as well as the importance of routine health examinations, at Contingency Operating Base Speicher, near Tikrit, Iraq, Oct. 16. (Photo Credit: Spc. Jesus J. Aranda, Task Force Lightning Public Affairs Office) VIEW ORIGINAL