The Baytown Sun from Baytown, Texas on August 27, 1987 · Page 5
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The Baytown Sun from Baytown, Texas · Page 5

Baytown, Texas
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Thursday, August 27, 1987
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THE BAYTOWN SUN ThurwUy, August 27, 19*7 5-A Health ciare career opportunities detailed Ninety Baytown Technical School students recently toured the Lee College campus for an introduction to health care career opportunities available through the LC Division of Study skills class offered Those who need help with their study skills can enroll in Lee College's College Study Skills course this fall. CSS 0300 will be offered on Tuesdays and Thursdays, 2:40 to 3:55 p.m., in the Social Science Building, room 107, High level study skills arid improvement of time management will be emphasized. Also covered will be effective listening, notetaking, marking texts, learning through media, concentration, retention of information and taking exams. Although the course is not offered for college credit nor will it transfer; the class is a valuable resource in helping students get adjusted to college life and acquire important study skills. "This is a course designed to help people adjust to the requirements of college and university education." said Ed Moak, dean of student personnel services. The slower-paced. 16- week course allows students to proceed at ! a more relaxed pace •in developing theseiskills. Registration for all LC classes will continue through Aug. .29. Hours are 10 a.m. to,7 p.m. Aug. 24 through 27. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Aug. 28 and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug, 29. For registration information, call Lee College at 425-6393 or 425-63JW Health Care Occupations. LC faculty members explained the variety of health care educational fields, including licensed vocational nursing, associate degree nursing, emergency medical technology, and human services, which encompasses substance abuse counseling. Baytown Technical School trains students for working in the nursing assistant field. According to Rene Maherj chairman of the LC Division of Health Care Occupations, the college hopes to extend more educational opportunities to BTS graduates' options at Lee College. BTS graduation will be held on Aug. 28, at which time BTS will award three $1,000 and one $300 scholarship to students entering the licensed vocational nursing program. American Hoort Association BAYTOWN TECHNICAL acawui student* .».«*! Le« College to explore health care career opportunities. From left are Gene Arnold, BTS president; Linda Hackett and Booker Daniels, new BTS graduate*; Pegft? 0wu*ou)on, vocational mining instructor at Lee College; Beverly James, new BTS graduate, and Bob Campbell of BTS. 422-2292 M.R. JAFARNIA, M.D., F.A.C.O.G. Diplomat of the American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology GULF COAST HOSPITAL is pleased to announce the opening of his office 2800 Garth Road, Suite D Baytown, TX 77521 (713)425-9386 425-9387 OFFICE HOURS: 9 AM - 5 PM Monday-Friday 9 AM - 12 PM every other Saturday Wednesday evenings by appointment Pharmacy Topics By Ktn Roberts Computer simulation of emergency room situations helps train medical students and nurses. They can see the results of different procedure and treatments without risking lives. * * * ' ! Research from Johns Hopkins University suggests that beta- carotene : foods (carrots, sweet potatoes, etc. I and vitamin E-rich grains and nuts offer some protection against lung cancer -- though not as much as stopping smoking. * * * Plastic surgeons are now stretching skin with saline-solution-filled balloons before building new "part . Advantages: normal looking skin and fewer scars. Do-it-yourself pregnancy tests work best if used 10 to 12 days'after a missed period. There are fewer false negatives because the pregnancy hormone level is higher. Breathing oxygen through a face mask seems to stop cluster headaches right away, according to a report in the Journal of the American Medical Association. New tests, new results, new information. We keep up with the world of medicine, the better 'to serve you at Medical Pharniacv. ; •FREE* Blood Preuwt Chtck FRIDAY AUGUST 21 9-11 mdl-4. MEDICAL PHARMACY 521 PoHt 422-8146 Hqnic Health Can; Center ftiKpitiiJ I'rutucl* lor Hume Use Say, did you know Bealls has Levi's Orion acrylic Crew socks for 1.99? Umm! They're 2.75 everywhere else. Bealls has 9 em in all the super colors, plus white athletic socks. What's more, we can save big i_ev rs this week at Bealls. So... let V go... Son Jocinto Mall M-S 10om-9pm Sunday 12 pm-5 pm ec&lls SATISFACTION ISOl K IM.KHGK TO YOU.

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