Baptist Health Paducah to host Alzheimer's program

Baptist Health Paducah is hosting a free telemedicine program about the stages of Alzheimer's disease from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Jan. 23 in Meeting Room A, located at the rear of the Larry Barton Atrium.

The educational session will include what to expect as the disease progresses from a behavioral and functional standpoint. There also will be tips on how to support your loved one throughout the disease, with a question-and-answer session to follow.

The program is free, but registration is requested by Jan. 16 by emailing Sally.Scherer@uky.edu or calling 859-323-5550. Contact 270-575-8370 for directions.

The educational session is provided by the University of Kentucky Sanders-Brown Center on Aging.