Solaris Senior Living Merritt Island Women’s Health Extravaganza Coming To Merritt Island Thursday
By Space Coast Daily // October 4, 2018
SET FOR Thursday, October 4, 9 a.m. to 12 noon
BREVARD COUNTY • MERRITT ISLAND FLORIDA – Solaris Senior Living Merritt Island, in conjunction with Health First, is hosting a Women’s Health Extravaganza on Thursday, October 4.
The event will be held from 9 a.m. to 12 noon at Solaris Senior Living, located at 535 Crockett Boulevard.
The Extravaganza will be open to the public as well as to residents and families of Solaris.
“We’re excited to offer the Women’s Health Extravaganza to our residents and the community,” said Shawn Corley, Solaris Senior Living Administrator.
“Together with Health First, we invite the community to take advantage of this fun, information-filled event, and get health-related questions answered.”
Brevard County Sheriff Wayne Ivey will deliver a keynote presentation on “Self Defense and Crime Prevention” at 10:15 a.m. Sheriff Ivey will discuss crime prevention for women and address the range of valuable services the Sheriff’s Office offers the local community.
At 11:15 a.m., urogynecologist Marja Sprock, MD, will speak on “Managing Incontinence.” Her presentation will be followed by a question and answer session.
Attendees can also talk with Dr. Romain Onteniente of Merritt Island Foot & Ankle at an “Ask The Podiatrist” booth.
Free Screenings and Services Include:
• Free Flu Shots for all Medicaid patients
• Free Blood Sugar Screenings
• Free Skin Analysis
• Free Oxygen Level Checks
• Free Hearing Aid Checks
• Free Hand Massages
• Carnations for the first 30 attendees
HELPFUL HEALTH TIPS, DOOR PRIZES
Exhibitors will include Health First, American In-Home Care, Florida Eye, Merritt Island Foot & Ankle, Personal Hearing Solutions, TEHC Healthcare, VNA, and Wuesthoff Brevard Hospice.
Complimentary blood sugar screenings will be offered by Hobbs Pharmacy, and visitors can enjoy a free Skin Analysis from Achieve Beautiful Skin.
Brevard residents are encouraged to attend this informative event and get helpful tips on health and wellness.
Attendees can talk with experts in vision care, skin care, podiatry and audiology, and feel empowered to make lifestyle changes that can improve your quality of life.
Door prizes will be given away throughout the event. Prizes include a spa package, a Vera Bradley basket, an essential oils basket, and Target gift cards.
Solaris Senior Living Merritt Island is an 85-apartment assisted living community. It is renowned for chef-prepared meals, a vibrant activities program, and 24/7 nursing care.
Solaris HealthCare Merritt Island, located on the same campus, is a Joint Commission accredited skilled nursing facility featuring a modern 3,000 square foot rehab suite. Solaris communities’ pair compassionate, exceptional care with a mission to help consumers live healthier, happier lives.
For more information, call 321-454-2363, or visit SolarisHealthcare.org
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