PRLog - Sep. 6, 2011 - KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- OVERLAND PARK, Kan. — How do nutrition and exercise affect the brain? Is it possible to “exercise”
Saint Luke's South
Featured keynote speakers include Marilyn Rymer, M.D., medical director of the nationally acclaimed Saint Luke’s Brain and Stroke Institute, who will discuss the mysteries of memory, and Kevin O’Neil, M.D., specialist in geriatrics and national medical director of Brookdale Senior Living, who will explain simple ways to keep the brain in shape.
Throughout the day, attendees will have the opportunity to participate in a variety of educational and interactive breakout sessions on topics important to brain health, including memory screenings, music therapy, energy and movement, sleep, nutrition, brain games, depression, mindfulness-
Date: Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2011
Cost: Free to the public
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Saint Luke's Health System based in Kansas City, Mo., consists of 11 area hospitals in northwest Missouri and eastern Kansas, and several primary and specialty care practices. We provide a range of inpatient, outpatient and home care services.