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Psychology Club Participates in Walk to End Alzheimer's Event

The Southeast Guilford High School Psychology Club participated in a Walk to End Alzheimer's event and raised about $400.

According to the the Alzheimer's Association website, "Alzheimer’s disease is a degenerative brain disease and the most common form of dementia. Dementia is not a specific disease. It's an overall term that describes a group of symptoms." 

Signs of Alzheimer's and Dementia Typical Age-Related Changes
Poor judgment and decision-making Making a bad decision once in a while
   
Inability to manage a budget Missing a monthly payment
   
Difficulty having a conversation Sometimes forgetting which word to use
   
Misplacing things and being unable to retrace steps to find them Losing things from time to time

Southeast Guilford High School Psychology Club students participated in a Walk to End Alzheimer's event and raised about $400

Southeast Guilford High School Psychology Club students participated in a Walk to End Alzheimer's event and earned about $400