Category: Health & Nutrition

Sharing Wisdom: Matters of Health and Wealth

Conversation in the Front Garden

A six-session educational series. Thursdays, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. October 4, 11, 25, November 1, 8, December 6. The Windsor of Ocala Assisted Living & Memory Care 2650 SE 18th Avenue, Ocala, FL  34471 Topics: Who Gets Grandma’s… Read More

Convenience Foods – Cook it Safe

When it’s time to eat, many people reach for convenience foods such as a frozen meal or container of soup.  They typically pop it in the microwave or conventional oven to “warm up.”  They never give a second… Read More

Storm Strategies for Individuals with Distinct Needs

Most people have the same basic preparedness needs as everyone else; however, some individuals have special needs that go beyond the basics. This blog was written for those who have age- or health-related disabilities, yet are able to… Read More

Hurricane Season: Are You Prepared with Enough Food and Drinking Water?

We have experienced firsthand the severity of hurricanes and how they can interrupt access to food, drinking water and electricity for days, if not longer.  Now is the time to make sure you have a plentiful supply of… Read More

“Before I Die I Want To … ” Wall

A Partnership of:UF/IFAS Extension Marion County, Prairie Creek Conservation Cemetery, Hospice of Marion County, and Kindred Hospice   The Before I Die I Want to … Wall project in Marion County is part of the national promotion of end-of-life education… Read More