Conference educates people how to age with knowledge

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - TheEast Arkansas Area Agency on Aging hosted their second annual "Aging withKnowledge Conference" on Thursday.

The event was held at theNorth East Arkansas Food Bank Distribution Center.

Those in attendancelistened to medical doctors speak on the effects stress and got some helpfultips on how to keep those stress levels down.

Melissa Praeter is with theEast Arkansas Agency on Aging says this affects everyone.

"We all suffer stress andthat can lead to several problems including heart disease", says MelisaPraeter.

The conference started at9 and ended at 1:30.

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