ZPBC Health Ministries

“My Body is God’s Temple”

What? Know ye not that your body is the temple of Holy Ghost which is in you, which ye have of God, and ye are not your own? For ye are bought with a price: therefore glorify God in your body, and in your spirit, which are God’s “1Corinthians 6: 19-20”

Mission statement

Our purpose is to educate and provide pertinent information concerning our health and to incorporate the health issues with our spiritual needs.

 

Health Note:

As Americans continue to gain weight at a rapid rate, many are going from being averweight to becoming abese. High blood pressure, diabetes, cancer, and a shorter life expectancy are all health risks associated with obesity. While we are generally aware of these terms and illnesses, many of us don’t consider them as serious as we should. While many of us think losing weight is about vanity, for the severely overwweight and obese, it can become a matter of life and death. Learn to make healthier decisions that will change your life.

 

Blindness affects blacks more frequently than whites and Hispanics. Cataracts and glaucoma are serious problems for African Americans, causing over half of the cases of blindness in African Americans. A cataract is a clouding of the eye”s lens. Symptoms of cataracts include” cloudy or blurry vision, colors looking faded, poor night vision, seeing double, and seeing a halo around lights.

Fact:

When you eat more calories than you need, you gain weight. In general, an idividual needs only the calories he is able to burn. You can maintain a healthy weight by matching the calories you intake in to the calories you burn day-after-day. You lose more weight by taking in fewer calories than you burn. More…..

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