The Resurrection Parish Health and Wellness Committee is hosting Take a Deep Breath, a presentation for oxygen users as well as their family and friends.
This informative session will take place on September 20, 2018 from 1- 2:30 pm in the Gathering Area.
The goals of the meeting are to:
- Create an avenue to get to know others in our community who use oxygen
Some of the topics that will be covered are: benefits of oxygen therapy, equipment options that facilitate individuals to become more mobile, and expel some of the myths of oxygen therapy.
Oxygen –Benefits of oxygen therapy
· Less short of breath
· Less fatigued
· Improve sleep
· Increase activity
Oxygen – Equipment options for home and travel
Oxygen – How can I leave the house for longer periods of time?
Oxygen – How can I get to know others who use oxygen?
Oxygen – How can I build up my exercise tolerance?
The session will be presented by Kathy Schlitz, Respiratory Care Practitioner/Educator and Resurrection Parish Member, who has extensive knowledge promoting improved quality of life for individuals with cardiopulmonary diseases.
Please join us and gain more insight on oxygen therapy in a friendly supportive environment. Reservations appreciated but walk-ins welcome. RSVP to the parish center at 336-7768.