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By Erin Jester The Gainesville Sun On average, there are about 2,000 days in a child’s life between birth and the first day of kindergarten. About 90 percent of a child’s critical brain development happens in that same timeframe. Today, there’s no comprehensive network or program in Alachua County to make sure that each child […]

WellFlorida News Release WellFlorida Council recently released health data for each county in North Central Florida and the collective region. WellFlorida provides annual county health profiles to help residents and community leaders get an overview of the health status of each county and how it compares to the state. The data represents the health status […]

Special to the Gainesville Sun Insurance rates for children enrolled in the Florida Healthy Kids Full Pay insurance plan are going to almost double on Oct. 1. In response, the Health Insurance Marketplace, or Obamacare, is extending its special enrollment period to allow families impacted by the rate increase to enroll in health insurance on […]

December 15, 2014

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Senior Times Magzine by Kendra Siler-Marsiglio The holidays are upon us again. Every way we turn, we’ll be faced with sweets. Here’s how you can cut your sugar over the holidays — and every day thereafter. Sugar is a double-edged sword; it tastes great, but unfortunately science is showing that it can damage our bodies. […]

Special to The Gainesville Sun By Lauren Vagelakos Open enrollment for the second year of the Health Insurance Marketplace began on Nov. 15 of this year. During open enrollment, consumers are able to log on to Healthcare.gov and view plans available to them, as well as enroll in coverage. Open enrollment for the Health Insurance Marketplace […]

The Florida Department of Health is partnering with WellFlorida to manage mini-grant distribution and provide technical assistance and expert mentoring services to diabetes self-management education programs (DSME) in Hamilton, Suwannee, Lafayette, Dixie, Columbia, Gilchrist, Levy, Union, Bradford, Putnam and Lake Counties. Requirements for the mini-grant: Category A: Unaccredited/unrecognized DSME programs which receive a mini-grant through this […]

November 15, 2014

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Senior Times Magazine by Kendra Siler-Marsiglio, PhD As you know, “walk for your health” is now very common advice. Now studies are showing that just “standing up” provides huge health benefits. If you take a minute to sit and think about it, you can quickly come to the conclusion that we live in a “Sit […]

Palatka Daily News By Brandon D. Oliver A state medical organization earlier this week released health and socioeconomic statistics comparing nearly 20 counties to state averages. Putnam County was among Alachua, Bradford, Lake and 12 other counties that were in the study released by the WellFlorida Council. The study reported that in Putnam, the average […]

September 15, 2014

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Senior Times Magazine by Kendra Siler-Marsiglio, PhD Feeling unmotivated, unfocused, or in a “fog”? Life in the Information Age makes these sensations more common than ever. Read on to learn the science behind “cerebral congestion” and how to refresh your mind. Science is showing that there are three major reasons that our brains are getting […]

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