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Series to helps those with mild cognitive impairment, mild dementia

Baptist HealthwoRx and Baptist Neurology Center are teaming up to present Brainworks, an educational series to help those diagnosed with mild cognitive impairment or mild dementia.

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Baptist HealthwoRx and Baptist Neurology Center are teaming up to present Brainworks, an educational series to help those diagnosed with mild cognitive impairment or mild dementia.

The free classes are scheduled from 1-2:30 p.m. on consecutive Wednesdays throughout May. They will be held Baptist HealthwoRx located at Lexington Green. Family members and caregivers are welcome to attend.

Class topics and dates are:

· May 7: “Living Well With a Diagnosis of MCI or Dementia” – Dr. Greg Cooper, Baptist Neurology Center, Memory Care Clinic

· May 14: “Eat More, Live: How Food and Movement Protect Your Memory” – Melanie Johnson, MS, RD, LD, dietitian; and Grant Gensheimer, MS, CPT, USAW, exercise physiologist, Baptist HealthwoRx

· May 21: “Mind Over Matter: Strategies for Memory and Thinking” – Ashley Wright, MS, CCC-SLP and Sarah Groppo-Lawless, MS, CCC-SLP, Baptist Health Lexington Speech-Language Pathology

· May 28: Coping and Adjusting to a Memory Loss Diagnosis,” – Stephanie Freeman, MSSW, Baptist Memory Care Program, Baptist Neurology Center, and April Stauffer, MS, Alzheimer’s Association.

Call 859-260-4354 to register or to find out more information.


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