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Report Provides Latest Alzheimer’s Prevalence, Incidence, Mortality and Costs of Care Data
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Building Our Largest Dementia Infrastructure (BOLD) for Alzheimer’s Act Expected to Be Signed Into Law
Alzheimer’s Association, AIM Endorses Palliative Care and Hospice Education and Training Act
Significant Part the Cloud Research Funding to Examine Adult Stem Cells and Neuroinflammation
The expanded study will be the first large-scale investigation of how lifestyle interventions affect Alzheimer’s and dementia in the brain.
The Alzheimer's Association and the Alzheimer’s Impact Movement (AIM) support the bipartisan Promoting Alzheimer’s Awareness to Prevent Elder Abuse Act.
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Building Our Largest Dementia Infrastructure (BOLD) for Alzheimer’s Act Signed Into Law
Congress Answers Call of Alzheimer’s Association, Alzheimer’s Impact Movement:
Historic Funding Increase Signed Into Law
Third Edition of HBI Road Map Outlines Opportunities for State, Local Governments to Address Alzheimer’s Crisis
What Can We Do to Prevent Alzheimer’s? This Question Has Been Asked by Concerned Individuals, Researchers for Years
SPRINT MIND 2.0 to Clarify Role of Intensive Blood Pressure Lowering in
Reducing Dementia Risk
Analysis Conducted by Independent Data Monitoring Committee Indicated 2 Phase 3 Trials of Aducanumab Unlikely to Be Successful
Phase III Studies of Elenbecestat in People With Early Alzheimer's Had Safety Issues, Causing Eisai and Biogen to Discontinue Clinical Trials
Effort Seeks to Help Health Systems Improve Health Outcomes
U.S. Senate Passes Promoting Alzheimer’s Awareness to Prevent Elder Abuse Act
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Alzheimer's Association statement on florbetapir PET amyloid imaging | Alzheimer's Association
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Alzheimer’s Association, SAGE Issue Brief Identifies Barriers to Care, Recommendations for Improving Care for LGBT Elders
5-Year Grant Aimed at Identifying Evidence-Based Strategies to Enhance Care, Support for Individuals With Dementia, Their Care Partners
These articles and the rest of the November issue of Alzheimer’s & Dementia: The Journal of the Alzheimer’s Association are available online.
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Researchers Call for Caution
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First Phase of Nationwide Study Demonstrates Clinical Impact of Amyloid PET Imaging
Learn how Alzheimer's and dementia impacts individuals, caregivers and the nation.
Learn about a 24-hour nationwide emergency and wandering response service for individuals living with Alzheimer's.
Home safety is critical for those with Alzheimer's and other dementias. Learn about potential safety hazards and get home safety tips.
A number of financial resources may be available to help cover costs of care.
Emergency situations can be especially confusing for those with Alzheimer's and other dementias. Here you'll find steps to be ready as possible.
Use these safety tips to help avoid medication-related problems.
A person with dementia may become restless or upset in certain places when focused on specific details.
Learn about the Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Plan and coverage for Alzheimer's medications.
Our free 24/7 Helpline provides reliable information and support to all those who need assistance.
Dementia-related factors may increase a person's risk of contracting COVID-19. Learn how dementia caregivers can help keep loved ones healthy.
Traveling with persons with Alzheimer's or other dementias requires planning. Get tips on how to travel safely with them.
Alzheimer's disease typically progresses slowly in three general stages.
Alzheimer’s prevention has no definite answers yet, but promising research is underway to find a treatment, delay onset and prevent it from developing.
Alzheimer's is a type of dementia that affects memory, thinking and behavior. Symptoms eventually grow severe enough to interfere with daily tasks.
From mental status testing to imaging, learn how Alzheimer's is diagnosed.
Different types of facilities provide different levels of care, depending on the person's needs.
Alzheimer's Disease and Cognitive Decline in New Mexico
National bestselling author Robin Perini has just announced she is donating 10% of her royalties from her latest book to the Alzheimer’s Association.
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The number of New Mexicans living with Alzheimer’s disease has risen from 39,000 to 41,000. Read more...
The chapter’s board of directors also confirms four new board members
Donating your stock or securities is an excellent way to support our mission.
The Nebraska Chapter is a tax-exempt, 501(c)(3) nonprofit, donor-supported organization.
Alzheimer's disease is one of the most critical public health issues in America. Learn how we're leading the way nationally and in Tennessee.
My father was diagnosed with dementia with Lewy Bodies. His autopsy report indicated he in fact had Alzheimer’s.
Your donation can make a difference in the lives of individuals with Alzheimer's and their caregivers and families.
The Greater Richmond Chapter is a member of the Community Health Charities of Virginia (CHC).
Your gift will make a difference in the lives of people living with Alzheimer's disease and support research to improve treatment, care and prevention.
Donate to the Alzheimer's Association.
Local referral information specifically for physicians, nurses and allied health professionals.
5.7 Million Americans are living with Alzheimer’s. By 2050 this number is projected to rise to nearly 14 million.
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My father was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease at age 60 and suspect that his mother also had dementia.
Dementia Super Saturday Series, a virtual education program series to assist Michiganders impacted by Alzheimer’s and all other dementia, will be held May 16.
The Alzheimer’s Association Michigan Chapter is pleased to announce a second Dementia Super Saturday Series installment on Saturday, June 13.
Learn more about our board and how you can get involved.
Baylor College of Medicine co-hosted its annual “Update on Alzheimer’s Disease” in partnership with Alzheimer’s Association Houston & Southeast Texas Chapter
Trey Addison, State Public Policy Director, shares about the Longest Day and Ohio's plan to tackle Alzheimer's disease as a state.
Learn more about the Greater Richmond Chapter.
It takes time to talk about Alzheimer's disease. We have the time.
Experts in dementia care provide insight and strategies for caregivers and professionals
Learn about ways to donate to help our mission.
Join us at one of our annual educational conferences, bringing together health care professionals and family caregivers.
End Alzheimer’s License Plate now available!
Make a general donation or a memorial/tribute gift to honor a friend or family member.
Every day we encounter individuals who are concerned about memory loss - their own or a loved one's. Is it normal aging or something more serious?
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Join us for the month of June as we come together virtually to support brain health by participating in fun activities
This summer, one Texas man will run the Badwater UltraMarathon, a 135 mile non-stop run across Death Valley, California, to honor his father.
The Alzheimer’s Association's work to advance care, support and research has always been powered by generous people like you.
Nearly 220,000 Ohioans 65+ living with Alzheimer’s, expected to reach 250,000 by 2025
The Alzheimer’s Association Michigan Chapter has announced free online support groups in the coming weeks.
More than 5 million Americans are living with Alzheimer's. Commit to raising awareness in June for Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month.
Give through your workplace, donate your car, give through your taxes, or find even more ways to give.
Our communications team can help develop stories, arrange interviews with experts, and provide you with the latest information on Alzheimer’s and brain health.
The Alzheimer's Association is a 501(c)3 committed to helping those living with Alzheimer's and related dementia, and their families in Florida Gulf Coast.
On this World Alzheimer’s Day Saturday, it is estimated that 5.8 million people are living with the disease in the U.S. alone.
The Alzheimer's Association Northern California Northern Nevada is taking some precautionary measures, in accordance with the Centers for Disease Control.
The health and safety of our volunteers and staff remain our primary concern as we address the COVID-19 outbreak and continue pursuing our mission.
The Greater Indiana Chapter provides a wide variety of support for those living with Alzheimer's and their caregivers.
Early Stage Opportunities
The Alzheimer’s Association of Colorado is ramping up service across the state with enhanced programs and services tailored for social distancing.
Meet the Capital of Texas Chapter Board & Staff
Are you caring for a loved one with dementia at home? Let our trained staff help navigate the dementia journey.
The Alzheimer's Association South Carolina Chapter is passionate about raising awareness here in our state. Browse our collection of stories and press releases.
Your financial support directly impacts more than 110,000 Indiana residents living with Alzheimer's.
State Needs More Doctors Trained to Treat Dementia Patients
"Today, we mourn the passing of Susie, but forever celebrate her life and legacy," said Michelle Branham, VP of Public Policy for the Alzheimer's Association.
The gift of time is one of the most generous gestures a person can make.
86th Texas Legislature makes giant strides for Texans dealing with Alzheimer’s Disease and other dementia.
You don’t realize how ugly Alzheimer’s is until you do your research or are personally affected by it.
Donations are used to provide information, support, programs and services for families affected by Alzheimer’s.
New 2020 Alzheimer's Facts and Figures special report indicates the need for more doctors trained to treat dementia patients
As Ohio’s population ages, the state will need more specialists and better trained primary care physicians to deal with the onslaught of Alzheimer’s.
In our confidential Support Groups, attendees develop coping methods, encourage self-care, learn about community resources, and optimize care techniques.
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Marty Schreiber, Concern & Awareness Volunteer, Milwaukee
Arts Fusion creates an environment through the arts that promotes creative expression, interpersonal connections, and enjoyment for persons with dementia.
Alzheimer’s Association Delaware Valley Chapter welcomes volunteers.
We help all those facing Alzheimer’s and other dementias by providing support and education, while advancing crucial research and public policy initiatives.
Ohio is emerging as a major model of collaboration in the area of Alzheimer’s research as the state’s population living with Alzheimer’s grows.
Michigan has some of the most knowledgeable, capable and creative minds in dementia science research.
Learn how the Northwest Ohio Chapter provides help to people with Alzheimer's and dementia and their families and caregivers.
Our volunteers are passionate, inspired and want to make a difference in the fight against Alzheimer's disease.
There are volunteers, and then there are volunteers. Dan Thomas is one of those volunteers who just can’t say “no.”
The Alzheimer's Association Louisiana Chapter offers a variety of educational, hands-on learning programs and workshops.
Safety is important to everyone.
Cody Kohlhagen’s first passion is being on a board. And his true calling is caring for the elderly, particularly those living with dementia
The Alzheimer's Association Illinois Chapter is here to help local families dealing with Alzheimer's and dementia.
Terese Capizzi, Board Member, Advocate, Gala Committee, Walk Committee, Mequon
The Michigan Chapter has been named a 2020 grant recipient by the Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan through the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Legacy Funds.
We offer many educational programs each year that address the specific interest of the general public, individuals with the disease and their families.
See the many different ways you can make a donation to the Alzheimer’s Association.
To kick off 2020 and welcome new participants, we're kicking off The Longest Day at Ohio Brewing Co. on Thursday, Feb. 13.
Alzheimer’s disease isn't typically a popular topic of conversation among college students. Jessica Woodhead is an exception.
The coronavirus pandemic is causing everyone – and every business – to adapt.
Proclamation presented to Alzheimer's Association staff and volunteers in a recent ceremony.
Explore the different ways you can get involved and help in the fight to end Alzheimer's!
Give the gift of time by joining our cause as a volunteer.
Executive Director Cheryl Kanetsky announced today that Barbara A. Sykes will be the Honorary Chair for the 2020 Akron Walk to End Alzheimer’s.
Dementia-related behaviors, increased age & common health conditions may increase the risk of contracting COVID-19. Learn how to help protect your loved one
Dementia behaviors, increased age and common health conditions may increase a person's risk of contracting COVID-19. Learn how to help protect your loved one.
My wife Carol passed away in June 2017. Her specific illness was Frontotemporal Degeneration (FTD) dementia, conclusively confirmed in 2014, not Alzheimer’s.
Two University of Michigan scientists receive grants from the Alzheimer's Association that will help fund their research.
Explore virtual and in-home activities for persons with Alzheimer's or dementia.
Education for health care professionals on early intervention and diagnosis and how to provide the best possible dementia care.
Our professional staff is dedicated to helping people impacted by Alzheimer’s through free care consultations, support groups, education programs and more.
If you have been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s or another dementia, you are not alone.
All support groups are free and open to the public, but pre-registration is suggested.
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