Have you ever forgotten where you put your keys? Lost your train of thought mid-conversation? For many of us, these common occurrences are often chalked up to “getting old.” For some, however, memory loss can be an indicator of a more serious issue: a neurological disorder, currently affecting up to one billion people worldwide, according to the World Health Organization. (That’s one in seven people!) The nervous system can be a complex thing to navigate. Let’s start with the basics.
On Tuesday, January 14th, Chef Tracy will teach a cooking class focusing around a Italian cuisine. Then, while you enjoy the delicious final product, our UI Women's Health clinical expert will guide you on the right path to understanding neurological diseases.
- Appetizer: Panzanella (toasted garlic bread salad with balsamic tomatoes, pesto and Mozzarella)
- Main Course: Grilled eggplant and squash Lasagna roasted tomato and garlic puree
- Dessert:Biscotti Fruit Zabaglione Parfait
Your Nervous System: Diagnosis, Risk Factors, and Treatment Options – Rachel Maasen, MD