Sunday, May 27, 2018
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Health and support meetings set

Health and support

Brooksville

Hernando Ostomy Association: 2 to 4 p.m. Feb. 16, Brooksville Regional Hospital, Conference Room 2, 17240 Cortez Blvd. Members who completed training for the voluntary visitor program will receive certificates at this meeting. Linda Ravenhorst, (352) 686-1956, or Ellen Boldt, (352) 597-5426.

Spring Hill

'Cooking to Save Your Life from Ruin' program: 5:15 p.m. today, Access Healthcare, 5350 Spring Hill Drive. This is a demonstration about food and cooking techniques for the family. Conducted by Dr. Maria Scunziano-Singh. RSVP to (352) 688-8116 or accesshealthcarellc.net.

Chronic fatigue seminar: 3 p.m. today, Hernando Endoscopy and Surgery Center, 12208 Cortez Blvd. The speaker will be Dr. David Moreno. Refreshments served. Free, but reservations are required. (352) 596-4999.

Heart failure symposium: 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Silverthorn Country Club, 4550 Golf Club Lane. Presented by Oak Hill Hospital's Heart Institute. A complimentary hot meal will be served. Free, but reservations are required. (352) 597-6333.

Lupus support group: 1 p.m. Saturday, Perkins Family Restaurant, 4685 Commercial Way. Facilitated by Linda Calcavecchia, (352) 683-5168.

Affordable health care and heart health and wellness program: 5 p.m. Feb. 16, Palace Grand, 275 Della Court. This seminar is for those between ages 20 and 100 who are struggling to find affordable health care, combined with wellness and disease prevention. Presented by Brooksville Cardiology, the free program includes a free heart-healthy meal and refreshments. Parking and admission are free. Call for reservations. (352) 592-4938 or brooksvillecardiology.com.

Weeki Wachee

DivorceCare: 6:30 to 8 p.m. Wednesdays, starting Feb. 22, Christian Church in the Wildwood, Building B-103, 10051 Country Road. This is a 13-week session. Complimentary child care provided. The cost for the workbook is $16. Register at ccwildwood.com or (352) 596-1388, ext. 224.

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