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HEALTH FAIR: Des Moines University Hosts Event

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Nearly 150 Des Moines University students got a chance to see their future.

Organizers said the Senior Health Fair benefits seniors by providing free health screenings and gives students a chance to interact with their future patients. Anyone over the age of 50 was welcome to attend and get a free flu shot.

Organizers said this event also provided an opportunity to learn how to interact with patients, a skill that is often overlooked.