Exercise the Mind: UT Extensions helps combat Alzheimer’s disease

Alzheimer’s disease is one of the leading causes of death in the United States, and it takes a tremendous toll on rural America.

The University of Tennessee Extension has a program to combat the onset of dementia, with challenging exercises for the mind. Charles Denney tells us about WITS and the personal impact many people experience when a loved one loses their memory.


Alzheimer’s disease: an epidemic in rural America

Buffy the goat, Spuds the calf bring back fond memories for Alzheimer’s support facility

Rural America’s population is aging faster than the nation’s