Do you take better care of your car or home than your own brain?
When is the last time you brought your car in for a checkup and oil change? When is the last time you brought YOURSELF in for a checkup? Oh, dear.
May is Older American’s Month. It is a month to make sure that you are doing what you need to do to stay healthy, including brain health.
Our friends in New York, the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America can help you to stay healthy – and to be a better caregiver.
On this interview with Charles Fuschillo, CEO of the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America (AFA), he explains the many resources that AFA provides for you. AFA even offers a Free Memory Screening that you can take to give your brain a checkup. They are quick (10 minutes), easy, non-invasive and completely confidential. You can take it on-site at a location near you. Schedule an appointment for a free memory screening by calling AFA at their toll-free helpline, 1-866-232-8484. Listen to the full podcast to learn what other programs that AFA has to help you and your loved one.
The Alzheimer’s Foundation of America is a network of over 2,600 member organizations throughout the United States who provide optimal care and services to individuals confronting dementia, and to their caregivers and families!
You can learn more about AFA by going to their web site (https://alzfdn.org), or by calling their toll-free helpline, 1-866-232-8484.
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