Alzheimer's Family Organization: The organization offers the following activities:
• Stress Buster Day for Caregivers, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 9, Florida Hospital Zephyrhills, wellness conference room, 7050 Gall Blvd., Zephyrhills. Dr. Mildred Farmer will give an update on Alzheimer's disease, Patricia Sovonick will discuss stress reduction, and Myriam Parham will discuss diabetes, weight and stress. Includes a continental breakfast, lunch, refreshments, chair massages, manicures and facials. The event is free, but seating is limited. The registration deadline is Aug. 2. RSVP: (727) 848-8888 or toll-free 1-888-496-8004.
• Caregiver support group, 1 p.m. Mondays, Brooksville Regional Hospital, Medical Arts Building, Suite 120, 17222 Hospital Blvd., Brooksville; John Winans, (352) 232-0081.
Cancer Support Group: 5 to 6 p.m. Thursday, Oak Hill Hospital H2U Partner's Club, 11375 Cortez Blvd. Led by registered nurse Alan Schukman, director of the third floor at Oak Hill Hospital. Call Schukman, (352) 597-6095. Oakhillhospital.com.
Send information for the Health and Support column to Phyllis Day, Hernando Times, 15365 Cortez Blvd., Brooksville, FL 34613; fax to (352) 754-6133; or email [email protected] Deadline for this news is two weeks before the event or the reservation deadline. Information cannot be published if the time, date, place, ticket price (if applicable) or contact person and phone number are missing. For information, call (352) 754-6101 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays.