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Historic $414 Million Increase for Alzheimer's Research

For the third year in a row, the largest federal increase in funding for Alzheimer's research has been signed into law. This victory couldn't have happened without the combined efforts of The Alzheimer's Association, the Alzheimer's Impact Movement and our advocates.

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Alzheimer's impact is growing

Alzheimer's disease is the sixth-leading cause of death in the United States and the only cause of death among the top 10 in the United States that cannot be prevented, cured or even slowed.

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Our vision: A world without Alzheimer's disease®.
Formed in 1980, the Alzheimer's Association is the leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.