Rabies vaccinations

Two Pasco veterinarians are coming together on Sept. 28 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. only, to offer free rabies vaccinations to the community. The purchase of a Pasco County license is required. To reserve your free vaccination, you must call the clinic by Sept. 23. Walk-ins are not guaranteed services and vaccinations will be available while supplies last. • Planned Pethood, 37815 State Road … [Read more...]

Caregivers symposium

There will be a Caregiver's Workshop on Sept. 21 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the Phyllis Busansky Adult Day Services Center, 4102 W. Spruce St., Tampa. This is a free health fair and resource symposium to provide information, perspective and advice for caregivers. Hillsborough County's Aging Services is the presenter and aims to help those who take care of people with debilitating conditions, such … [Read more...]

Strength & balance

Silver Sneakers offers strength and balance classes on Wednesdays at 9 a.m., and Fridays at 10:30 a.m., at The Groves Golf and Country Club Civic Center in Land O’ Lakes. The low-impact classes for men and women are designed to improve flexibility and balance, which can prevent falls, broken hips and more. The classes are free to Silver Sneakers members and $5 per session for non-members. For … [Read more...]

Women’s health day

Women’s Health and Wellness Day will take place Sept. 21 from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., at Saddlebrook Resort in Wesley Chapel, for women in every stage of life. There will be physician lectures, screenings, door prizes, a keynote speaker, lunch and more. Admission is a $5 donation to the AdventHealth Wesley Chapel Foundation. The admission is waived for Inspiring Women members. Preregistration is … [Read more...]

Craft fair fundraiser

Oak Hill Hospital’s Nursing Caring Practice Council will host a Fall Craft Fair on Sept. 21 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., in the North Tower lobby of the hospital. There will be more than 40 vendors with crafts, jewelry, clothing, woodworking, soaps and more. Cash accepted; some vendors will take credit cards. Proceeds from the vendor spaces will benefit the American Heart Association and the American … [Read more...]

Weight-loss surgery

The Medical Center of Trinity, 9330 State Road 54, will offer a weight-loss surgery seminar on Sept. 24 at 5:30 p.m. The guest speaker will be Dr. Dilendra Weerasinghe, general surgery, and member of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery. To RSVP, call (727) 834-5630, or email *protected email*. … [Read more...]

Bowling 4 Boobs

The West Pasco Business Association will host its sixth annual “Bowling 4 Boobs” on Sept. 24 at Lane Glo Bowl South, 8631 Old County Road 54 in New Port Richey, to benefit the fight against breast cancer. Registration and practice begin at 5:30 p.m., followed by bowling at 6:30 p.m. Spectator tickets are $15 in advance and $20 at the door, and include food from local restaurants. There also will … [Read more...]

Wound care seminar

The Medical Center of Trinity, 9330 State Road 54, will present a free seminar entitled, “Ouch! Why Won’t My Wound Heal?” on Sept. 25 at noon. Participants can learn about different types of wounds, when wounds need advanced care, and how hyperbaric medicine can help. A complimentary light lunch will be served. Seating is limited and reservations are required by calling (727) 834-5630, or by email … [Read more...]

Well-woman exams

AdventHealth Wesley Chapel will offer “Well-Woman Exams: Make the Most of Your Annual Appointment” on Sept. 26 at noon, in the fourth-floor classroom. Dr. Petra Caselnova, obstetrics & gynecology, will discuss the recommended screenings, from pap smears to blood pressure tests at certain ages, tips on what questions you should ask and how to address any concerns you have with your physician. A … [Read more...]

Obstetrics programs

The Medical Center of Trinity, 9330 State Road 54, will offer these obstetrics programs: Breastfeeding course: Sept. 4 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Childbirth Preparation Four-Week Series: Sept. 5, Sept. 12, Sept. 19 and Sept. 26 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Tour of Obstetrics: Sept. 11 at 5:30 p.m., Sept. 28 at 2 p.m. Saturday Childbirth Superprep: Sept. 14 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Newborn Care … [Read more...]