The Salem News
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Learn how to keep your noggin in top shape at "Maintaining a Healthy Brain," a presentation from 10:45 a.m. to noon at Beverly Historical Society and Museum, 117 Cabot St., Beverly. Mary Demakes of Private Home Health Care will talk about how to make a difference in brain health with whole food-based nutrition, the warning signs for Alzheimer’s disease, and how certain lifestyles reduce the risk of disease. For more information, visit www.eldersathome.com or call 781-221-7142.
See Thomas Doyle and Horace Seldon receive the 2013 Salem Award for human rights and social justice in a presentation tonight at 7:30 at the Peabody Essex Museum, East India Square, Salem. Tickets are $10 per person, with free admission for Salem residents and Salem State University students. For more information about the award and the recipients, visit www.salemaward.com.