Alzheimer’s

Columbus Alzheimer's Walk Looking For Volunteers

Between the years 2000 and 2017, there was a 145 percent increase in deaths from Alzheimer’s. Currently, 1 in 10 people age 65 and older has Alzheimer’s here in the United States alone. Last…

2019 Columbus Walk to End Alzheimer's Volunteers Needed

Susan Walker (Chair, Columbus Walk to End Alzheimer's) and Autumn Amos (Alzheimer’s Association Staff Lead, Columbus Walk to End Alzheimer’s) stopped by the WLTZ studios to discuss the upcoming Walk and…

Biggest Cast in Alzheimer's Dancing Stars of Columbus History

  COLUMBUS, GA – MARCH 11, 2019 - After weeks of rehearsal, sixteen local Columbus business and community leaders will showcase their best moves on the dance floor, with their dance professional partners, for one exciting evening to help end Alzheimer's. The…

Local Alzheimer's Advocates Go to the Georgia Capitol

Yesterday, several Columbus area Alzheimer's advocates joined other advocates from across the state at the Georgia State Capitol in Atlanta for Alzheimer's Awareness Day. Advocates met with several legislatures to discuss the following issues…

Alzheimer’s Association: 10 Ways to Love Your Brain

As people ponder New Year’s resolutions, the Alzheimer’s Association is encouraging everyone to include brain health on the list. Why is brain health important? Alzheimer’s disease is expected to impact nearly 14 million Americans…