The Aging Brain and What the Faith Community Can Do
 
The Aging Brain and What the Faith Community Can Do
 
At an Annual Conference of the International Association of Ministers’ Wives and Ministers’ Widows, Dr. Goodwin provided an overview about ‘The Aging Brain” including the following issues: 
                                                                                                                                                               
Dementia (They are not the same)
 
Other Key Causes of Dementia addressed in addition to Alzheimer’s, include:
   – Vascular Dementia and
   – Alcohol related Dementia
 
The Increasing Incidence of Alzheimer’s among African Americans (or the increasing diagnosis) is discussed, as well as Support Opportunities for the Faith Community, and Addressing the Needs of Caregivers. 
 
Other Health Power website areas related to “The Aging Brain’ are: Aging Health Channel, Mental Health Channel, and Spiritual Health Channel.