March 19, 2010 - Harris, N.Y. - Catskill Regional Medical Center (CRMC) will host a free community workshop entitled, 'Keeping Fit From the Neck Up'. The workshop, sponsored by the Alzheimer's Association, will be held Thursday, March 25 from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. in the Health Information Library at CRMC's main Harris campus, located at 68 Harris-Bushville Road, Harris, N.Y., on the first floor.
Ms. Donna Davis, LCSW, Care Consultant for the Alzheimer's Association, will lead the workshop focusing on retaining brain health through diet, physical exercise, and activities that sharpen the mind. It will include a brief overview of Alzheimer's disease, current research findings, popular wisdom and will wrap up with a few "brain games" to stimulate the mind. Light refreshments will be served.
Pre-registration is required. Please call the Alzheimer's Association at 845-794-3774 to attend this free and informative workshop.