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LATEST ALZHEIMER'S RESEARCH NEWS YOU CAN USE

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ALZHEIMER'S
CAUSES

Scientists believe that many factors influence when Alzheimer's disease begins and how it progresses.

Increasing age is the most important known risk factor for Alzheimer's. The number of people with the disease doubles every 5 years beyond age 65. About one-third of all people age 85 and older may have Alzheimer's disease.

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CARE

Caring for a loved one is a challenging journey, but you don’t have to go it alone. Our community is here to support you every step of the way.

Seventy eight percent of adults in the U.S. who receive long-term care at home get all their care from family and friends.

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CURE

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We are making a major impact on Alzheimer’s research.

Our scientific discoveries are featured in top publications including The New York Times, Nature, and the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. Every article is vetted by scientists for accuracy.

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Fall 2020 ISSUE

T.D. Jakes

A SON RECALLS THE HEARTBREAK AND REWARDS OF CAREGIVING

The minister reflects on his special bond with his late mother.