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Alzheimer's Association, Florida Gulf Coast Chapter
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Latest Alzheimer's and Dementia News

Stay up-to-date on the latest news and advances in dementia treatments, care and research. The Florida Gulf Coast Chapter encompasses Sarasota, Fort Myers, Naples, Tampa, St. Petersburg, Odessa, Lakeland and the surrounding areas.

May 3, 2020 ​- Family Elder Law to sponsor Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s in Polk County​ 

April 20, 2022 ​- John Burgess to chair 2022 Walk to End Alzheimer’s in Sarasota County  

March 29, 2022
- ‘Alzheimer’s Symposium’ to cover latest disease statistics, risk reduction, stroke symptoms and more

March 23, 2022 - Alzheimer’s Association launches new initiative to raise dementia awareness and increase early diagnosis

Alzheimer’s Disease Is a Global Crisis With Significant Local Impact

The Alzheimer’s Association “2022 Alzheimer’s Disease Facts and Figures” report provides an in-depth look at the latest statistics on Alzheimer’s prevalence, incidence, mortality, costs of care, and impact on caregivers nationally and in Florida.

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