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Myths About Memory Loss
July 23, 2015, 4:00 - 5:30pm
Pamela Atwood, MA, CDP,CLL,
Director of Dementia Care Services, Hebrew HealthCare
Does aspartame cause Alzheimer’s? How about aluminum pots and pans? Can doing crossword puzzles prevent it? Is it a normal part of aging? As awareness about memory loss and Alzheimer’s disease increases, more myths and partial-truths have confused the public than ever before. Find out what health care professionals really know about the aging brain and Alzheimer’s, including current research findings on causes and treatments for this devastating disease.