Access Health Care Offers a Vital Health Message to the Communities It Serves

Spring Hill, Florida (May 19, 2020) Access Health Care’s CEO, Pariksith Singh, MD, its leadership team and medical staff is reaching out to spread a vital message to the community. It is becoming apparent that the focus of everyone on the Covid crisis is creating a major issue in several local communities regarding other serious health conditions. “We are hearing from several of our providers that many patients were having an exacerbation of their medical history/complaint or new medical complaints are delaying calls to their physicians or even 911,” said Dr. Singh. Several communities are seeing less patients being transported … Continue reading Access Health Care Offers a Vital Health Message to the Communities It Serves

AdventHealth’s Care 360 Transportation Fund is the Pasco Tax Collector’s Office

Charity of the Month for June, 2020 The five locations of the Pasco County Tax Collector’s Office will offer opportunities for customers to donate to AdventHealth’s Care 360 Transportation Fund. This fund provides the cost of transportation services which help seniors and other patients in need get to and from the hospital for appointments, treatments and when they need a ride home upon discharge from the hospital. “We appreciate this opportunity to work with the Pasco Tax Collector to help improve the health of the residents of Pasco County,” comments Executive Director Connie Bladon of the AdventHealth Foundation. Donations may … Continue reading AdventHealth’s Care 360 Transportation Fund is the Pasco Tax Collector’s Office

CANCELLATION of Lutz 4th of July Celebration & Parade

GFWC Lutz-Land O’Lakes Woman’s Club, after closely monitoring the situation due to the COVID-19 pandemic, regretfully finds it necessary to CANCEL its traditional Lutz 4th of July Celebration, Parade Guv’na Race, Cake Bake, and other associated events on that day. As the main sponsor of this beloved celebration, the Woman’s Club had to make the very difficult decision out of concern for the safety and well-being of its members, the public with all the families, youngsters and oldsters and everyone in between, who have attended and enjoyed these festivities for decades. We are cancelling out of an abundance of caution … Continue reading CANCELLATION of Lutz 4th of July Celebration & Parade

GFWC Awards Scholarships

GFWC Lutz-Land O’Lakes Woman’s Club proudly announces three of its seven 2020 Scholarship recipients for a total of $25,000 of awards. Recent Steinbrenner High School graduates Maddison Rametta (UCF), Noah Morrow (UF) and Crystal Nwokoye (FAMU), all residents of Lutz, have each been awarded $5,000 scholarships from the (decommissioned) Lutz Volunteer Fire Department Endowment Fund, administered by the Woman’s Club. The Woman’s Club congratulates the recipients and wishes them every success in their college careers. The Woman’s Club will separately announce the four recipients of its annual Club Scholarships in order to properly spotlight those awardees. Continue reading GFWC Awards Scholarships

Mental Health Awareness Month

Newsletter from Sheriff Nocco May was Mental Health Awareness Month, but the Pasco Sheriff’s Office responds to calls relating to mental health or substance abuse each day. In 2019, PSO announced the formation of the Behavioral Health Intervention Team to help mitigate these calls and help citizens take steps in recovery or treatment. Originally setting out to work with citizens in Pasco with multiple calls for service relating to mental health, such as Baker Acts, the goal for BHIT is to build meaningful relationships with their clients and ultimately help those clients change their lives for the better. BHIT detectives … Continue reading Mental Health Awareness Month

Community Pet News

What Is the difference between fleas and ticks? There is actually a big difference. A flea is a wingless insect that can jump really far. Ticks are arachnids, closely related to spiders. Fleas can live for more than 100 days, while ticks can live from a few weeks to up to 3 years. Ticks can transmit dangerous diseases like Lyme disease and Rocky Mountain spotted fever. Ticks live on bushes and grass. When your pet walks by and brushes up against the grass or shrub the tick climbs up on the host. Once on the new host the tick will … Continue reading Community Pet News

Reflexology – Louise Richardson

By Brittany Cravatta Within these past few months, stress levels among people have increased drastically. Whether you’re a business owner just trying to get by or a parent trying to care for a child who is stuck at home due to school closures, it’s safe to say that 2020 is no one’s favorite year. Luckily, reflexologist Louise Richardson is here to calm your pent up anxieties. Louise moved from her home state of Rhode Island to the Tampa Bay area in 1989. Nearly 10 years later, she began studying and practicing reflexology and has enjoyed helping her clients along with … Continue reading Reflexology – Louise Richardson