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Arizona has the highest growth rate for Alzheimer's disease in the country. Nevada the has the third highest. Click on the below infographics to learn more about the impact Alzheimer's is having on the two states.

To read the full 2023 Facts & Figures report, click here.



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These newsletters serve as a snapshot of how the organization has grown to better serve those affected by Alzheimer's disease through the years. If you have any questions regarding anything you read, please contact Katie Skvarce at

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May 10, 2023: Historic Investment Addressing Alzheimer’s in Arizona
September 4, 2019: Terri Spitz Announced as Desert Southwest Chapter Executive Director

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