Awareness Health Day at Maimouna Bint Al-Hareth Primary School for Girls in AL-Ramtha Distric
Under the patronage of the Dean of College of Nursing Dr. Huda Gharaibeh and the Director of Education in Al-Ramtha Dr. Mazen Al-Momani, the health awareness day "Health is a Crown" was implemented at Maimouna Bint Al-Hareth Primary School for Girls on Wednesday, 18-12-2019. It was implemented in cooperation with the College of Nursing / Community and Mental Health Nursing Department from Jordan University of Science and Technology with the participation of the local community.
The Master students of Community Health Nursing under the supervision of Dr. Nesrin Abu Baker and the presence of the head of the department, Dr. Nahla Al-Ali presented a group of topics concerned with the diseases of malnutrition, the importance of physical activity, breast cancer, chronic diseases, irritable bowel syndrome, and influenza. Examination of Hemoglobin level, blood sugar and obesity indicators was conducted as well.
The Master students Alaa Obeidat, Mona Abu Ziyad, Safa Abandah, Tariq Dallou, Mahdi Al-Jarrah, Nour Al-Nuaimi, and Azhar Al-Shami provided a detailed explanation on the topics presented, and educational materials were also provided to the participants.
Special thanks to the principal and staff of Maimouna School for their cooperation, to the nutritionist Mrs. Aisha Al-Mahmoud for her effort, and to the sponsors who added to the success of this day; the
Med-Labs, Josweet company, qwell collagen water, and Al-Kurdi coffee.
In the end, the attendees expressed their happiness with such activities that contribute to raising the level of health awareness for them and thanked the people in charge of this health awareness day, where they benefited greatly from the information that was provided.