Alzheimer's numbers increasing in Brevard, Florida
The 2018 Alzheimer's Association Facts and Figures report finds that every 65 seconds, someone in America develops Alzheimer's disease. Florida has the second highest prevalence of Alzheimer's nationwide with about 19,000 Brevard residents among the 540,000 Floridians living with the disease.
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