09 Mar Health Halaqa
Kidney Health, Blood Pressure Control:
Learn about the basics of kidney disease and preventative & protective measures
Assalamu Alaikoum / Peace be up you
Dr. Suhail Ahmad, Professor Emeritus at UW and former Medical Director, Chief Medical Officer of the Dialysis Centers will continue the MAPS-MHP series on Health Friday, March 24th at 7:30 PM after Maghrib prayers in the MPR room at MAPS. Dr. Ahmad will discuss the basics of kidney disease and preventative measures. The topic is one that concerns us all. The session is free and open to the public. Please make it a priority to attend.
Both Kidney Disease and High Blood Pressures are very common in US, Affecting 1 in 8 and 1 in 3 adults, respectively. Dr. Ahmad will discuss the basics of kidney disease, how to protect your kidneys and how prevent further damage if you have kidney disease. He will also briefly discuss the problem of high blood pressure and how to control it.