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September 18, 2013   

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You are not alone if you have Alzheimer's or another dementia

Receiving a diagnosis of Alzheimer's or another dementia is never easy — it's life changing. But if you have Alzheimer's, there are people who understand what you're going through, and there is much you can do in the early stage to cope with the changes ahead. At our new I Have Alzheimer's Disease website, you can learn more about Alzheimer's and what to expect after a diagnosis, as well as information on treatments and research and tips on how to live your best life.
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eBay again supports the Alzheimer's Association in fighting the disease

eBay is joining the Alzheimer's Association for a second year as a proud supporter of World Alzheimer's Month. Through Sept. 22, eBay will feature the Association as the exclusive charity for Give at Checkout and an auction for a one-of-a-kind backstage celebrity experience at the “A Night At Sardi's” fundraising event. eBay is also sponsoring a $5,000 Tweet Challenge Match.
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National Alzheimer's Plan goal requires increase in research funding

The federal government's National Plan to Address Alzheimer's Disease has a goal of being able to prevent and treat Alzheimer's by 2025. But the search for a cure or treatment for the disease is going to require an increased pursuit of the necessary research funding.
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