Alzheimer's Disease

Annual Jake and Mary Essen Alzheimer’s Education
The annual Alzheimer's education event is intended for health care providers, community members and direct care providers who are caring for people with dementia. Learn about "Writing your caregiver story" with speaker Krisie Barron, LSW, from 8 a.m. to noon Sept. 19 at St. Benedict's Senior Community, Bonn Great Room, St. Cloud. From 1-3 p.m., learn about "Use of antiseizure medications for older adults with dementia" from Dr. Keith Vossel. Register by Sept. 15. Free.
Take the first step to a world without Alzheimer's
Join us for the 2017 Walk to End Alzheimer's on Sept. 23. Registration begins at 9 a.m. The ceremony is at 10 a.m. followed by the walk around Lake George, downtown St. Cloud. All proceeds further the care, support and research efforts of the Alzheimer's Association.

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