Alzheimer’s

Healthy Habits Can Lower Risk Of Dementia

(CNN) - Healthy living isn't just good for you body, it's good for your brain. People who watch what they eat, work out regularly, keep drinking to a minimum and don't smoke are less likely to get dementia. Even…

Oaks at Grove Park Grand Opening

WLTZ is a proud partner of the Alzheimer's Association Georgia Chapter and today we were on hand to help celebrate the grand opening of the Oaks at Grove Park which is…

Memory Care Cottage Opens in Columbus

WLTZ FIRST NEWS is proud to be a partner with the Alzheimer’s Association Georgia Chapter and we are thrilled to announce the opening of the new Memory Care Cottage at Savannah Grand of Columbus…

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…