The Healthy Aging Brain
Presented by a registered nurse, this one-hour educational session on dementia will teach participants about different dementias with a focus on Alzheimer’s disease.
The session will cover:
· The common diseases that cause dementia
· Other conditions that mimic dementia
· Signs and symptoms
· Risk factors
· How to diagnose dementia
· Why diagnosis is important
· Treatment options
· Caregivers: Who they are and what support is out there
· Strategies to maintain a healthy brain
· Available resources
Handouts on the topic and a small gift will be available for participants at the end of the session.
Date: Tuesday, May 12th, 2015
Location: Meriter Business Center, 2650 Novation Pkwy, Madison, WI
Cost: No Charge
This program is being offered in partnership with the Wisconsin Women's Health Foundation.
There is no charge for this program, but advanced registration is required. To register or for more information, please visit meriter.com/classes or call Women’s Health Education at (608)417-8446.