New! 2020 Facts & Figures:
This March, the Alzheimer's Association released its annual 2020 Alzheimer's Disease Facts and Figures report, a statistical resource for U.S. data related to Alzheimer's and other dementias.
Nationally, over 5 million Americans are now living with Alzheimer’s disease, according the new report.
Here in New Mexico, the numbers are on the rise. In just one year, the number of New Mexicans living with Alzheimer’s disease has risen from 41,000 to 43,000. That figure is projected to rise to 53,000 by 2025. The number of unpaid family caregivers in our state – typically family members – is 108,000.
Read more here: alz.org/facts
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