New procedures for quick response
12:00 pm
Sun January 26, 2014

Cold Weather Deadly if Alzheimer's Patient Wanders

Next we hear from Diana Butz from the Greater Wisconsin Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association. 

Credit Alzheimer's Association

Cold weather is tough on anyone, but for a person with Alzheimer's Disease who wanders, it could be deadly. She says there's a new approach for quicker response should someone wander away from home.

Diana Butz, spokesperson for the Alzheimer's Association. There's an Alzheimer's Association Outreach Office in Rhinelander.