Taking care of your Lungs
Why take this online course:
The course "Taking Care of Your Lungs" provides you with reliable knowledge on lungs.
Lungs are important organs without which no person can survive. Lung disease is a very prevalent but often not prioritised as highly as a lot of other problems. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is the third most common cause of mortality worldwide.
This course will help you learn how to recognise the early signs and symptoms of lung disease in addition to assisting you in making healthy choices to maintain lung fitness.
Anyone who has a relative with a lung condition or who is at risk for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease must take this course (COPD).
Course Content:The course consists of four short modules that guide you through the basic information about lungs, its functions, lung diseases and symptoms, and preventing lung diseases. These modules include:
- Introduction to lung: structure and functions
- Lung disease and causes
- Signs and symptoms of lung diseases
- General recommendations to keep the lung healthy
The interactive illustrative design of the course and the format will make the learning very simple, immersive and impactful.
In addition to theoretical explanation, the course includes interactive powerpoint videos, fun tasks, and easy ways to test your understanding.