TriStar StoneCrest January 06, 2015

Smyrna, Tenn. (January 6, 2015) - TriStar StoneCrest Medical Center will host a free community health and wellness informational seminar to raise awareness about Alzheimer’s disease on Fri., Jan. 16, 2015, from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m at the North Rutherford YMCA in the Activity Room.

A member of the Alzheimer's Association will lead discussion about various aspects of the disease including the 10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s disease, the Basics of Alzheimer's and Caregiver Stress.

About 5.2 million people in the U.S. – including 110,000 in Tennessee - are living with Alzheimer’s disease according to the 2014 Alzheimer’s Disease Facts and Figures report. The report also notes that Tennessee has the fifth highest Alzheimer’s death rate in America at 2,440 deaths in 2010.

This seminar is free but seating is limited and registration is required.

FREE Community Alzheimer’s Disease Seminar

Friday, January 16th

12 p.m. – 1 p.m.

North Rutherford YMCA

2001 Motlow College Blvd. Smyrna, TN 37167

Register online at TriStarHealth.com/events or call 615-220-9622

This luncheon is part of a monthly health and wellness series in partnership by TriStar StoneCrest Medical Center and the North Rutherford YMCA.

Celebrating 11 years of serving the community, TriStar StoneCrest Medical Center is a 109-bed facility located in North Rutherford County, Tenn. The TriStar Health hospital offers a full array of acute care services, including emergency care, general surgery, cardiology, obstetrics, intensive care, physical medicine, outpatient diagnostic services and cancer care. Recognized by The Joint Commission as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures® for three consecutive years, TriStar StoneCrest is a national leader in providing quality healthcare. For more information about the services offered and health plans accepted by TriStar StoneCrest Medical, call TriStar MedLine® at 615-342-1919 or visit TriStarHealth.com and choose TriStar StoneCrest Medical Center. The hospital is located at 200 StoneCrest Boulevard, Smyrna, Tenn.