Alzheimer’s

CMC Joins Forces with UC Berkeley for Caregiver Technology Study

Columbus Memory Center will support University of California, Berkeley researchers in an innovative study focusing on an in-home technology system designed to reduce negative effects on dementia caregivers. The nine-month study includes installing…

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 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.…