About the Newsletter

In honor of World Alzheimer’s day, we asked Jennifer Carson, Ph.D., to share her thoughts on dementia and meaningful activities. In addition, learn the importance of drinking water and we are sharing a delicious fajita recipe that you can try this month!

Finding Meaningful Opportunities While Living with Dementia: A Researcher’s Story…

By Jennifer Carson, Ph.D.

Water, Water, Water and MORE Water…

By Anne Lindsay

Chicken Fajitas

Adapted from Spend Smart Eat Smart

Carson, J. & Lindsay, A. 2022, Healthy LIVING while aging! (2022-09), Extension | University of Nevada, Reno

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Associated Programs

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Healthy Aging

The Healthy Aging strategy offers physical activity and nutrition education, and health promotion to seniors throughout Nevada. With funding from the Nevada Division of Health and Human Services Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Education (SNAP-Ed), Healthy Aging programming provides skills that support making healthy eating choices and encourage an active lifestyle.