Alzheimer’s and other dementias cause memory, thinking and behavior problems that interfere with daily living. We will discuss the difference between age-related memory loss and dementia and what to do if you or a loved one have signs of Alzheimer’s disease. Learn to identify the 10 warning signs of Alzheimer’s disease, what is involved in getting a diagnosis, identify the risks of Alzheimer’s, including connections to other conditions and understand the benefits of early detection.

Ron Eppes is the Program Director at the Alzheimer’s Association of New Mexico. He has been with the Association since March of this year. His previous work experience includes President & CEO of the United Way of Central Kentucky and Community Engagement Manager for Intel Corporation in New Mexico. He studied Mathematics at Oklahoma Christian University and Information Systems at Friends University. His mother passed away from dementia in 2020.