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Alzheimer's association holds presentation at Ironwood Carnegie Library


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IRONWOOD - One of the keys to better communication with Alzheimer's patients is early recognition, according to Sundi Taylor, program director of the Greater Michigan Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association. Taylor gave a presentation on communicating with Alzheimer's patients at the Ironwood Carnegie Library Friday.

The organization recognizes three stages of the disease, but it's often during the first stage that family and friends can begin to connect with their loved ones to determine future communications.

For example, said Taylor, in the early sta...