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Charlotte Talks

Charlotte Talks

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Alzheimer Research Alzheimer research continues to yield positive results and art cognitive therapy is a dynamic approach to help Alzheimer patients. Painting and other visual and performance art therapy brings memories to the surface to help patients retain and record memories before they are lost forever. We'll look at the latest research and therapy efforts. Guests Dr. T. Erik Borreson, Mecklenburg Neurological Associates Jackie Rivers, Executive Director of the Alzheimer's Association, Western Carolina Chapter Fred Sexton, Director, Memory Reach, Charlotte-based Cognitive Therapy Center Sylvia Fiano, Early stage Alzheimer patient Alzheimer's Association 24-hour helpline: 1-800-272-3900