(Part of the Lifestyle Medicine for Everyone conference)
More than 6 million Americans are currently living with Alzheimer’s Dementia. Between 2000 and 2019, deaths from heart disease have decreased by 7.3% while deaths from Alzheimer’s disease have increased by 145%. In 2022, Alzheimer’s and other dementias cost the nation $321 billion. By 2050, these costs could rise to nearly $1 trillion.
It is crucial to take steps every day to help to optimize brain health. Learn from Dr. Melissa Sundermann, DO, DipABLM how the Pillars of Lifestyle Medicine can help optimize brain health and help prevent cognitive decline.
- Educate about the Pillars of Lifestyle Medicine
- Identify relationship between dementia and lifestyle behaviors
- Learn how to prevent dementia utilizing the pillars of Lifestyle Medicine