The Origins of Dementia

From National Institute on Aging via Wikimedia Commons
From National Institute on Aging via Wikimedia Commons

The dementia first described by Dr. Alois Alzheimer in 1906 remains the most common but not the only form of dementia. Dr. Woodard and guests discuss the common dementias, their causes and symptoms, and the newest information that may help prevent their occurrence.

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GUESTS:

  • Frank Ellenson, M.D., neurologist, Alaska Neurology Center
  • Thomas Kennedy M.D., neurologist, Alaska Neurology Center
  • Sandra Mitchell, Ph.D., clinical neuropsychologist, Alaska Neurology Center

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LIVE BROADCAST: Monday, August 3, 2015, at 2:00 p.m. AKDT

REPEAT BROADCAST:  Monday, August 3, 2015, at 9:00 p.m. AKDT

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