Celebrate World Alzheimer’s Month with a Hearing Test!

Reed Fenton, HIS Dementia & Alzheimer's

Every September, the Alzheimer’s Disease International (ADI) celebrates World Alzheimer’s Month. ADI uses this month to raise awareness, combat the stigma of the disease and focus on education on ways to treat and prevent Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia. When we can understand how Alzheimer’s works, and how to minimize its impact we can make educated decisions to protect …

September is World Alzheimer’s Month

September is World Alzheimer’s Month

Reed Fenton, HIS Dementia & Alzheimer's

Alzheimer’s is a condition directly affecting 50 million people worldwide, yet it tends to remain out of public view. Many of those with advanced Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia require full-time care, either in a residential facility or in the form of 24-hour home assistance. Although those with advanced Alzheimer’s may not be present in many social settings, their …