On Thursday, April 18, Humboldt General Hospital will present the fourth
installment of its 2013 "Healthy Year, Healthy You" seminar series.
"Love, Dignity and Alzheimer's" will take place from noon
to 1 p.m. in the hospital's Sonoma Conference Room. There is no charge
to attend and lunch will be served.
Gini Cunningham, a facilitator with the Northern Nevada Alzheimer's
Association and the Winnemucca Alzheimer's Support Group, will lead
Cunningham said, "My mother and sister both lived through and died
from Alzheimer's disease. Witnessing their slow agonizing decent with
loss of ability followed by more loss, I learned much. This is information
I want to share with others."
Cunningham said she said she will help participants on this "treacherous
journey of memory disintegration, guiding you as you make sense of no
April's seminar continues a year-long series of "Healthy Year,
Healthy You" presentations aimed at helping local residents achieve
a greater state of wellness.
All presentations will be held from noon to 1 p.m. on the third Thursday
of each month. There is never a charge to attend and lunch is always served.
For more information on the "Healthy Year, Healthy You" presentation
scheduled for noon to 1 p.m. Thursday, April 18, please call Humboldt
General Hospital Wellness Coordinator Louis Mendiola at (775) 623-5222,
ext. 1740. Pre-registration is not required.