Health Ministry News

Health Ministry – Bev Wilkerson 660-473-2033
Bereavement Ministry – Ann Dove 660-527-3794
Take Them a Meal – Marge Wehman 724-448-4482
Prayer Shawl Ministry – Rectory at 827-2311

Reserve the Date!
October 19 Is the Falling
into Healthy Eating Luncheon.

Lunch starts at 11:30 in the Sacred Heart Parish Center. Fr. Joe and
Tom VanLeer will present information on Homecoming!
They will provide a folder with information on the Catholic perspective of advanced directives, funeral planning, and much, much more. Come join us for a delicious lunch and some valuable information!

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month!
What Can I Do To Reduce My Risk Of Breast Cancer?
Although you cannot prevent cancer, some habits that can help reduce your risk are:
Maintain a healthy weight
Stay physically active
Eat fruits and vegetables
Do not smoke
Limit alcohol consumption
Observe your breasts for the following changes and seek medical assessment.
A new lump or bump
Wrinkling of the skin in one area
Drainage from the nipple
A new asymmetry of the breasts
A reddened patch on a breast that may be painful
Get your mammogram as recommended by your Healthcare provider!

Health Ministry Team will meet on Tuesday October 4 at 6:30 at the home of Bev Wilkerson, New members are always welcome – call Bev at 660-473-2033 with any questions.