Blood pressure program set for library

Franciscan Health will offer a session about controlling blood pressure as part of its Stethoscope Series in Columbus.

“Controlling Your Blood Pressure — Before It Controls You” will be offered at 6:30 p.m. Nov. 7 at the Bartholomew County Public Library, 536 Fifth St.

Dr. Soo Park will share steps people may take to reduce their blood pressure, such as diet, weight loss, exercise and medication. Park is a member of Franciscan Physician Network Indiana Heart Physicians.

The event is free, and all participants receive a gift. Light refreshments will be served. To register, call 877-888-1777 or visit