Tagged: “health”

Diabetes Training Course – October 2014

Health is a topic that our government, councils, and even the media all seem to weigh in on regularly. It seems modern life has helped people generally to be less healthy than their ancestors even with all of the conveniences, vast array of foods and exercise that we have access to. So-called “lifestyle” illnesses are […]

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Promoting Wholesome Living at Lewisham People’s Day

Lewisham Seventh-day Adventist church had a new focus at this year’s People’s day in Mountsfield Park: meeting the needs of the whole person. Our church’s past attendance has been solely focussed on health and our Health Department has always done an amazing job of promoting positive health, giving free health checks and consultations with doctors […]

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Upcoming Health Programmes

Free session on preparation for end-of-life This will be held on Sunday August 18 from 1-4pm. Come and learn about making a will and power of attorney, what to do if someone is very ill and about advanced care plans. There will also be free health checks and consultation with the doctor. Smoking – do […]

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Healthy Living Promoted at People’s Day

We recently took part in a big health promotion at the recent Lewisham People’s Day event. On Saturday July 13 the Health department of our church met the community to help them with their health at the annual community event. The health promotion turned out to be a big hit with many of the attendees of […]

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Our Upcoming Health Programmes

We’ll be having quite a few health events in 2013 which everyone is invited to.  At all of them there will be:   Free health checks for blood pressure, sugar, cholesterol as as well as consultation with trained medical doctors. Health cooking demonstration & participation along with some tasty snacks samples       Saturday […]

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Our Recent Health event

A few Sundays ago we had our latest health event when there was a very interesting and informative presentation on Female Cancers and related topics (such as HPV vaccinations) as well as the usual health checks and informative pamphlets available. There was also a cooking demonstration where the participants learned how to make gluten. Here […]

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