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Social Security Information

Intro to Social Security Part 1 of the Basics
Kevin Reino, Regional Public Affairs Specialist for the Social Security Administration provides a basic overview of Social Security for individuals who are nearing retirement.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JPv5n2xs2hI&t=44s

Seven Steps to Managing Your Memory
Based on his award-winning book, Seven Steps to Managing Your Memory: What’s Normal, What’s Not, and What to Do About It, Dr. Andrew Budson will explain how individuals can distinguish changes in memory due to Alzheimer’s versus normal aging, what medications, vitamins, diets, and exercise regimes can help, and the best habits, strategies, and memory aids to use, in seven simple steps. Dr. Budson is Chief of Cognitive & Behavioral Neurology at the Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System, Director of Education at the Boston University Alzheimer’s Disease Center, Professor of Neurology at Boston University, and Lecturer in Neurology at Harvard Medical School. If you would like to arrange a zoom talk, contact Dr. Andrew Budson, abudson@bu.edu

Massachusetts Councils
on Aging

116 Pleasant Street, Suite 306
Easthampton, MA 01027
 
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