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Help make Pasco County Tobacco Free

Help make Pasco County Tobacco Free

Land O'Lakes, Florida -- Among the many resolutions to make this year, quitting smoking is probably one of the best ones to continue to work on! 

If you are vowing to put down that smoke and walk away, you may find it easier if you are helping make your entire county smoke-free.

Zephyrhills gets state-of-the-art diagnostics center

Zephyrhills gets state-of-the-art diagnostics center

Zephyrhills, Florida -- Zephyrhills is moving up in the healthcare world and will be getting a new state-of-the-art diagnostics center.

There's a ribbon cutting ceremony for the Pasco Regional Diagnostics Center opening.

The Grand Opening for the center is on Thursday, Jan. 17, at 4:00 in the afternoon until 7:00 that evening.

The center is opening on Green Slope Drive for everyone in the Zephyrhills community.

Leaders and health care professionals will be at the ribbon cutting ceremony and open house to celebrate the extension of healthcare in Zephyrhills.

This year keep that resolution!

This year keep that resolution!

Land O' Lakes, Florida -- As the new year approaches and you add, yet again, the resolution to "get in shape", The Land O' Lakes Recreation Complex located on Collier Parkway, is making it a little easier for you in 2013!

There are great opportunities for mixed-level group fitness classes every Saturday.

Each week participants will partake in light to strenuous routines from a wide range of exercise style.

Fit Forever Seniors!

Fit Forever Seniors!

New Port Richey, Florida -- If you're looking for a great exercise class with other seniors, there's a spot waiting for you in Pasco County!

The Fit Forever Adult Exercise Program is a perfect way to shed some unwanted pounds after the holidays.

There is a class on Thursday, Dec. 27, from 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.

The location is 6630 Van Buren Street in New Port Richey at the New Port Richey Recreation and Aquatic Center.

It's only $3 per class.

Permanent memberships are available.

Quit tobacco use this holiday season

Quit tobacco use this holiday season

Zephyrhills, Florida -- Kick a bad habit this holiday season with some help from Florida Hospital Zephyrhills. The hospital is partnering with the Gulfcast North Area Health Education Center to help tobacco users quit.

Anyone in the community can attend the free seminar that is being held on Dec. 5, from 2:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Florida Hospital Zephyrhills.

You just have to go to the Wellness Center Conference Room.

Walgreens and Florida Hospital Zephyrhills Teaming Up

Walgreens and Florida Hospital Zephyrhills Teaming Up

Zephyrhills, Florida -- Florida Hospital Zephyrhills is partnering with Walgreens to make sure patients are getting the medicine they need.

The two will work together to provide a free bedside prescription delivery service for who are being released from the hospital.

The new program saves the patient or their caregiver a trip to the pharmacy. They will have their medicine delivered to their bedsides before they leave the hospital.

The hours for the program are Monday - Friday, 10:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Quit smoking in Zephyrhills

Quit smoking in Zephyrhills

Zephyrhills, Florida -- There's a chance for you to quit smoking. Florida Hospital Zephyrhills is partnering with Gulfcoast North Area Health Education Center to offer free help to quit tobacco for good.

The seminar is open to anyone in the community and will give you free nicotine replacement therapy including patches, lozenges or gum.

The seminar is on Wednesday, Nov. 7, from 2 - 4:30 p.m. at the hospital.

If you are interested call (813) 929-1000, ext. 213.