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Greetings to Sisters! We pray that last week’s focus on healthy lungs inspired you to express thanksgiving to God for His kindness in sustaining your capacity to breathe well. This week, we focus on how to determine when our lungs may be unhealthy.
Signs of Unhealthy Lungs
While this list is not exhaustive, the presence of one or more of the following symptoms is usually an indication of unhealthy lungs:
Please don’t ignore these signs! Make an appointment to see your primary care physician right away! These are warning signs that you can have a serious lung disease like lung cancer, Asthma, COPD. These symptoms, if they worsen, can lead to death. (https://www.lung.org/lung-health-diseases/warning-signs-of-lung-disease).
Upon visiting, your doctor may recommend that you do a Pulmonary Function Test. Watch to see what to expect below:
As you are aware, we are in the midst of a pandemic, which saps life by targeting and destroying the respiratory system’s capacity to function. While we believe it is important to guard your hearts against a deluge of information and updates, we count it wisdom to select one or two reliable sources of information to help you be proactive about protecting the health of you and your loved ones.
For reliable information on the symptoms of Coronavirus and when to seek medical care, click here: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/symptoms-testing/symptoms.html.
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Be-Held Health Lead
Jeanette Bailey is a believer in Jesus Christ, who believes that health, wellness, healing and wholeness is obtainable with a Christ-centered and evidence based medically sound approach. Her life's mission is to help individuals, families and communities
Carolyn Sinclair McCalla is a daughter of God who believes that as we seek the truth of God's Word, and humble ourselves to live in agreement with it, that we will experience the transformation which allows us to enter wholistic wellness: spirit, soul and body. She is the Founder and President of EarthBasic and leads its Be-Held Community: a group of women seeking, living and being transformed by the truth of God’s Word together. She is excited about this addition to the Be-Held Community, which will provide loving, sustainable, Christ-centered and well researched resources to support women in cultivating a life of wholistic self-care: spirit, soul, and body, which will in turn equip them to bless the generations in their care.