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The Basics of Alzheimer's
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Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease

Overview:
Alzheimer’s disease is not a normal part of aging.  If you or someone you know is affected by Alzheimer’s disease or dementia, it’s time to learn the facts.

Audience: 
Anyone who would like to know more about Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias.  This workshop is perfect for community presentations, corporate employee wellness meetings, support group programming and more.

Topics covered include:

• Symptoms and effects of Alzheimer’s disease and other types of dementia
• How Alzheimer’s affects the brain
• Causes and risk factors
• How to find out if it’s Alzheimer’s disease
• The benefits of early detection
• How to address a diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease
• Stages of the disease
• Treatment
• Hope for the future
• Ways the Alzheimer’s Association can help

Presentation time:
One-hour and two-hour sessions available

See a list of upcoming programs.  Register at the link on our calendar.  For more information, call our 24/7 Helpline 800.272.3900.


 

Alzheimer's Association

Our vision is a world without Alzheimer's
Formed in 1980, the Alzheimer's Association is the world's leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.