The Bradenton Times Events
South Manatee Library program: "The Basics of Alzheimer's Disease"
Date: June 12, 2012Time: 1:00 pm
6081 26th Street West
The South Manatee Branch Library is pleased to welcome Sue Fox to the library on Tuesday, June 12, 2012 starting at 1:00 p.m.
A representative of the Sarasota Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association, Fox will present a two-hour program entitled "The Basics of Alzheimer's Disease." Attendees will learn about normal age-related memory loss, reversible causes of dementia, irreversible dementias, the warning signs of Alzheimer’s – and what to do if they appear. She will also discuss the latest discoveries in the quest for a cure.
Affecting over five million Americans and their loved ones, Alzheimer’s Disease is the seventh leading cause of death in this country. The economic toll is also staggering, estimated at some $170 billion annually.
Seating for this free program will be available on a first come, first serve basis. No registration is necessary.
The South Manatee Branch Library is located at 6081 26th Street West in Bradenton, Florida. For more information, please call the library at 941-755-3892.
For general information about the Manatee County Public Library System, visit us on the web at www.mymanatee.org/library.