Human trafficking awareness

Pasco-Hernando State College will offer two human trafficking awareness events, open to students, faculty, staff and the community. Jan. 17 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., at Porter Campus at Wiregrass Ranch, 2727 Mansfield Blvd., in Wesley Chapel: “Identifying Recruitment Tactics.” Participants can view the docufilm, “Trapped in The Trade,” followed by a panel discussion with community leaders. No … [Read more...]

Prostate pain

AdventHealth Zephyrhills, 7050 Gall Blvd., will offer “Relief for Pain: Understanding Prostate Urolift,” Jan. 18 at noon. Dr. Bertram Lewis, board certified in urology, will explain how the minimally invasive surgery is performed and the impact it can have in a man’s life. Admission is free. For information, visit … [Read more...]

Newborn care

St. Joseph’s Hospital-North, 4211 Van Dyke Road in Lutz, will offer a newborn care class on Jan. 19 from 9 a.m. to noon, in Garden Classroom A. This is an interactive class that covers feeding, diapering, bathing safety, signs of illness, and newborn characteristics. The cost is $25, which covers the expectant mother and a support person. To register, call (813) 443-2046. … [Read more...]

Hand arthritis

AdventHealth Wesley Chapel will offer a seminar on hand arthritis Jan. 22 at noon, in the fourth-floor classroom. Dr. Francisco Schwartz-Fernandes will discuss potential causes, symptoms and treatment options. There also will be an open-floor discussion, and a light lunch will be provided. Reservations are required by calling (813) 929-5432, or by visiting … [Read more...]

Diverticulitis seminar

The Medical Center of Trinity, 9330 State Road 54, will present “Diverticulitis: Has the Management Changed?” Jan. 23 at noon. Dr. Jared Frattini will give a review of the causes and the medical/surgical treatment of diverticulitis. Reservations are required. A light meal will be provided. To RSVP or for information, call (727) 834-5630, or email moc.e1547854817racht1547854817laeha1547854817ch@yt1547854817inirT1547854817retne1547854817Claci1547854817deM1547854817. … [Read more...]

Aching knees

AdventHealth Zephyrhills, 7050 Gall Blvd., will present “My Aching Knee” Jan. 23 at noon, in the Cypress Room. Dr. Randolph Knight, orthopedic surgeon, will share information on the Mako robotic-arm assisted surgery for painful, degenerative joint disease. Topics will include the surgical approach for full or partial knee replacement. For information, visit … [Read more...]

Migraine class

AdventHealth Zephyrhills Wellness Center, 38233 Daughtery Road, will offer a class on migraine triggers Jan. 24 at 1 p.m., in the Education Room. Dr. Christopher Schriver, Frank Clinic chiropractor, will share the common causes of migraines and how to avoid triggers. For information or to RSVP, call (813) 779-6476. … [Read more...]

Birth center tour

St. Joseph’s Hospital-North, 4211 Van Dyke Road in Lutz, will offer Birth Center tours at 1 p.m., on Jan. 13, Jan. 20 and Jan. 27, in the Labor & Delivery Unit. The tours are designed to introduce the services available to the entire family, and answer questions. Admission is free. To register, call (813) 443-2046. … [Read more...]

Joint replacement

St. Joseph’s Hospital-North, 4211 Van Dyke Road in Lutz, will present lectures on total joint replacement at 11 a.m., on Jan. 14, Jan. 21 and Jan. 28, in the Nursing Administration classroom. Participants can learn to prepare for surgery and the recovery process. Based on the requirements of the physician and availability, pre-op testing could be done the same day. Admission is free. To register, … [Read more...]

Open house & info session

Keystone Place at Terra Bella, 2200 Livingston Road in Land O’ Lakes, will host an Open House & Information Session on Jan. 16, Jan. 23 and Jan. 27, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Participants can learn what assisted living is; how “memory care” assisted living differs from “traditional” assisted living; the key benefits of assisted living; and, the little-known ways to afford assisted living and … [Read more...]