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Know 10 Signs of Alzheimers Disease
Desert Southwest Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association will provide a workshop on learning about the signs of the disease.
The Peoria Public Library - Sunrise Mountain Library branch will have a
special presentation by the Desert Southwest Chapter of the Alzheimerï¿½s
Association on Tuesday, October 2 at 6:30 p.m. The presentation, "Know the 10
Signs: Early Detection Matters" will highlight the warning signs of Alzheimer's
disease which are often dismissed as side effects of normal aging. If you or
someone you know is experiencing memory loss or behavioral changes, it's time to
learn the facts.
The workshop will cover the following topics: The 10 warning signs; Basic
overview of Alzheimer's disease; Risk factors; What is involved in getting a
diagnosis; Benefits of early detection; Accessing available treatment and;
Planning for the future and Participating in clinical trials.
This workshop is recommended for anyone interested in learning about the signs
of Alzheimer's disease. The Sunrise Mountain Library is located at 21109 N. 98th
Ave. Peoria, Ariz. 85382. For more information please call the library at