NLH brain, body program Thursday

JOHNSTOWN — The HealthLink Littauer, the community health and wellness service of Nathan Littauer Hospital and Nursing Home’s new program, Healthy Brain and Body, will be held from 3 to 4 p.m. Thursday at its wellness center, 2 Colonial Court, according to a news release.

“This program is for anyone interested in learning how to maintain or improve their overall health and wellness,” stated Meagan DeMento, program manager for the Alzheimer’s Association of Northeastern New York. “Based on current research, program topics include four areas of lifestyle habits associated with a healthy brain and body as we age.”

Immediately following the presentation, the Alzheimer’s caregiver group will meet at 4 p.m. This monthly meeting is for family members or friends who care for a loved one with Alzheimer’s or dementia.

Both meetings are free and open to the general public. For more information or to attend, call HealthLink Littauer at (518) 736-1120.