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Health Calendar: Sep 28, 2021


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Diagnosis: Lewy Body Dementia, Parkinson’s Disease Support Group. On Monday, October 4, 10 a.m. to noon at One Senior Place, 8085 Spyglass Hill Road, Viera. Join Dr. Anthony LoGalbo, Certified Clinical Neuropsychologist and Director of Clinical Neuropsychology for the Health First Florida Memory Disorder Clinic and Associate Professor at Florida Tech. Dr LoGalbo will discuss the link between Lewy body dementia and Parkinson’s disease, as well as the latest findings and treatments. Spaces are limited, you must confirm your attendance at 321-751-6771.

Free memory test. Tuesdays October 5 and October 19 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Merritt Island Medical Research will be offering free memory screenings on the first and third Tuesday of each month at One Senior Place, 8085 Spyglass Hill Road, Viera. Please call 321-305-5015 to make an appointment.

My loved one was diagnosed with dementia… what now? Thusday, October 14, 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at One Senior Place, 8085 Spyglass Hill Road, Viera. Presented by the Estate Planning & Elder Law Centers of Brevard. Join us in a discussion on this issue, including what documents to put in place and how to pay for long-term care expenses. RSVP at 321-751-6771.

Hearing loss [= Brain Stress], Lunch and learning seminar. Friday, October 15, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at One Senior Place, 8085 Spyglass Hill Road, Viera. This presentation presented by personal hearing solutions and clinical training specialist Dr Susan de Bondt, AUD of Widex, will focus on ways hearing aids and hearing aids can improve your lifestyle. Lunch box provided, you must confirm your attendance at 321-751-6771.

Parkinson’s Disease Focus Group. Wednesday, 20 october, 10-11 a.m. at One Senior Place, 8085 Spyglass Hill Road, Viera. Come share ideas, make new friends in this NEW Parkinson’s disease discussion group. Bring your questions and let us discuss our experiences and feelings with Parkinson’s disease. RSVP at 321-751-6771. This does NOT replace the support group that is held on the 1st Monday of the month.

Support groups

Alzheimer’s and Dementia Support Group. Wednesday, 20 october, 2 p.m. to 2 p.m. at One Senior Place, 8085 Spyglass Hill Road, Viera. The group encourages caregivers to maintain their own personal, physical and emotional health as well as optimal care for the person with dementia. Sponsored by Market Street Memory Care, to RSVP, call 321-751-6771.

In progress

Zumba Gold. Perfect for active adults looking for a modified Zumba class that recreates the original moves you love at a lower intensity. Get ready to dance every Monday and Wednesday at 9:30 am at the Freedom 7 Senior Community Center, inside the Cocoa Beach Country Club, 5000 Tom Warriner Blvd, Cocoa Beach, FL 32931. Everyone is welcome. Visit www.freedom7seniors.org or 321-783-9505 for more information. Appointment, no pre-registration required.

Chair yoga, breathing, stretching, repetition. Gentle movements with a goal in a sitting position. Feel refreshed, flexible, and ready to face the day. One hour class every Tuesday at 10:45 am at the Freedom 7 Senior Community Center located inside the Cocoa Beach Country Club inside the auditorium. $ 2 per class, Drop In! For more information, visit our website www.freedom7seniors.org or call 321-783-9505.

Questions about your hearing? Personal Hearing Solutions, Monday 9:30 am to 3:00 pm at One Senior Place, 8085 Spyglass Hill Road, Viera. Sandra Wagner will be on hand to share information and answer your questions about hearing loss and solutions for a safe and healthy lifestyle. For more information, come see us or call 321-253-6310.

Overeaters Anonymous (OA) meetings in Brevard County. Are you worried about the way you eat? Overeaters Anonymous may have the answer for you. For more information on the Space Coast chapter, including more meetings and contact information, visit https://oaspacecoast.org/

Cocoa range: 11 a.m. Monday at the Cocoa Beach Public Library, 550 N. Brevard Avenue, Cocoa Beach

Merritt Island: 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays at Hobbs Pharmacy, 133 N. Banana River Drive, Merritt Island – person-to-person meeting or meeting call 515-604-9755 Enter 558911 #

Indian port beach: 11 a.m. Friday at the Circle Club, 230 E. Eau Gallie Blvd., Indian Harbor Beach

Indelantique: 9:30 a.m. Saturdays at Eastminster Church, Melvin Hall, 106 N. Riverside Drive, Indialantic, FL

TOPS (Take off the books wisely)

TOPS Chapter FL 0043 meets at 4:30 pm Tuesdays at Holy Name of Jesus Catholic Church, 3050 N. Hwy A1A, Indialantic, FL 32903, room 101. Weigh-in begins at 3:30 pm Cost is $ 4 monthly membership fee. chapter and $ 32 annual membership fee. More information call 321-271-9427 or visit http://www.tops.org

TOPS Chapter FL 0066 meets at 6:15 pm Thursdays at the Catherine Schweinsberg Rood Central Library, 308 Forrest Ave, Cocoa, FL 32922. Weigh-in begins at 5:45 pm The cost is $ 4 per month for the section and $ 32 per year . More information call 321-271-9427 or visit http://www.tops.org

TOPS Chapter FL 0164 meets at 9:30 am Thursdays at the back entrance, Knights of Columbus Hall, 2150 Dairy Road, Melbourne 32904. Weigh-in begins at 8:45 am Cost is $ 7 per month for chapters and $ 32 for annual contributions. More information, call 321-499-7395 or visit http://www.tops.org.

TOPS Chapter FL 0307 meets at 10 am on Fridays at St. Luke’s Presbyterian Church, 1255 Knox McRae Dr, Titusville, FL 32780. Weigh-in begins at 8 am. More information, call 585-305-0626 or visit http://www.tops.org.

TOPS Chapter FL 0456 meets at 9:30 am on Fridays, Building C, Room 1, 625 Barefoot Bay Blvd, Barefoot Bay, FL 32976. Weigh-in begins at 9:00 am. The cost is $ 3 per month for the chapter and $ 32 per year. More information call 321-271-9427 or visit http://www.tops.org

TOPS Chapter FL 0473 meets at 6:30 pm Wednesdays, Roseland United Methodist Church, 12962 Roseland Road, Roseland, FL 32968. Parking provided behind building. Weigh-in begins at 6:00 pm The cost is $ 5 per month for the section and $ 32 for annual dues. More information call 321-271-9427 or visit http://www.tops.org

TOPS Chapter FL 0506 Meet at 10 am Thursday at the right side entrance, Faith Baptist Church, 341 Emerson Drive NW, Palm Bay, FL 32907. Weigh-in begins at 9:15 am Cost is $ 6 monthly chapter membership fee. and $ 32 annual membership fee. More information call 321-271-9427 or visit http://www.tops.org

TOPS Chapter FL 0544 Meets at 10:30 am Thursdays in the Fellowship Hall, Ascension Lutheran Church, 1053 Pinetree Drive, Indian Harbor Beach, FL 32937. Weigh-in begins at 9.45 am. More information call 321-271-9427 or visit http://www.tops.org

TOPS Chapter FL 0876 meets at 10 am on Wednesdays, Building 2, Martin Anderson Senior Center, 1025 Florida Avenue South, Rockledge, FL 32955. Weigh-in begins at 9:30 am The cost is $ 4 monthly chapter membership and $ 32. annual subscription. More information call 321-271-9427 or visit http://www.tops.org

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