Piedmont HealthCare employees raise awareness of Alzheimer's disease

Posted at 6:52 PM on Aug 18, 2017


Special to SVLfreenews.com

Piedmont HealthCare employees participated in Paint the Town Purple for Alzheimer’s Awareness on Friday. From purple shirts to purple hair, participants embraced the spirit of the day. The Accounting Department also sold purple paper Alzheimer flowers to raise funds in support of Alzheimer’s Awareness.

About Alzheimer's Disease

According to the Alzheimer's Association, Alzheimer's disease "is the most common form of dementia, a general term for memory loss and other cognitive abilities serious enough to interfere with daily life. Alzheimer's disease accounts for 60 to 80 percent of dementia cases." Learn more at www.alz.org.

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