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In-home care allows a person with Alzheimer's to stay in a familiar environment. It also can be of great assistance to caregivers.
Inspire Napa Valley brings together wine enthusiasts and the most exceptional Napa Valley wineries to advance research to end Alzheimer’s disease.
Join us for an evening of dinner and dancing at the Rita Hayworth Gala to advance the care, support and research efforts of the Alzheimer’s Association.
This symposium will address the disparities in risk, early detection and care of dementia in Latino and Hispanic populations.
AA-ISRI is an immersive, no-cost opportunity for early career researchers in psychosocial care and public health to launch a career in dementia science.
A conference to address health disparities related to Alzheimer’s, support diversity in health care & drive collaboration across dementia research.
Members of the public can hear symposium highlights, including research and practice to inform the care of Latino/Hispanic individuals living with dementia.
Join us in Nairobi, Kenya, to discuss the prevalence, risk factors, diagnosis, assessment and care of dementia in low- and middle-income countries.
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The Alzheimer's Association enthusiastically welcomes the announcement of a new CMS initiative to improve the way dementia care is delivered.
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Training and exam are aimed at implementing latest evidenced-based practices to ensure quality dementia care for a growing number of Americans
Comprehensive Care for Alzheimer’s Act introduced in U.S. House
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Alzheimer’s Association offers guidance to America’s 11 million Alzheimer’s caregivers
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Document outlines evidence-based strategies to address key care concerns. More than 30 long-term and community-based care provider groups supporting effort.
The Comprehensive Care for Alzheimer's Act Endorsed by Alzheimer’s Association, Alzheimer’s Impact Movement
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The roundtable will convene experts across the healthcare industry to establish consistent processes and protocols for dementia care navigation.
The sponsorship and grant support Leggett’s work measuring and classifying different styles of caregiving
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The pandemic has caused significant disruption to all aspects of life — including Alzheimer’s clinical research worldwide — as well as unprecedented innovation.
This specialty certification recognizes assisted living communities that implement best practices for residents living with Alzheimer’s disease or dementia.
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Report provides latest Alzheimer’s prevalence, incidence, mortality and costs of care data
A Granddaughter Returns a Lifetime of Support
Legislation ensuring aging population has access to palliative and hospice care passes House
ECHO Model to Emphasize High-Quality, Person-Centered Care in Long-Term, Community-Based Care Settings
During National Family Caregivers Month in November, the Alzheimer’s Association highlights the unique challenges facing Alzheimer’s and dementia caregivers.
The Key Provisions of the Younger-Onset Alzheimer’s Disease Act included in House Reauthorization of the Older Americans Act (OAA)
5-Year Grant Aimed at Identifying Evidence-Based Strategies to Enhance Care, Support for Individuals With Dementia, Their Care Partners
Bipartisan Legislation Would Ensure Adequate, Well-Trained Palliative Care Workforce to Address Nation’s Caregiving Needs
Alzheimer’s Association, AIM Endorses Palliative Care and Hospice Education and Training Act
The Alzheimer’s Association and The Joint Commission today announced a collaboration to help improve quality and safety in dementia care in nursing.
Caregiving Is a Multigenerational Effort for Many Latino Families
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Effort Seeks to Help Health Systems Improve Health Outcomes
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Sandwich Generation Caregivers Fight to Find Balance
As a patient advocacy group and evidence-based organization, the Alzheimer’s Association stands behind people living with Alzheimer’s.
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Legislation to Educate Clinicians on Care Planning Services Available Through Medicare
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Reminds families to remain diligent in wake of recent CMS and CDC guidelines to expand visitation
Report Provides Latest Alzheimer’s Prevalence, Incidence, Mortality and Costs of Care Data
Alzheimer’s Association and Alzheimer’s Impact Movement Endorse Legislation to Provide Support for Individuals and Families
Dementia Presents Unique Challenges for Native Peoples
Annual report shows more than 6 million Americans are living with Alzheimer’s
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Up to 5 finalists will be selected to pitch their innovations to win $25K in awards
Alzheimer’s Association releasing new policy guidance to address COVID-19 crisis in long-term and community-based care settings
The Alzheimer’s Association welcomes Eisai as a national sponsor of Walk to End Alzheimer’s, the largest fundraiser for Alzheimer’s care, support & research.
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Blood biomarkers may revolutionize the diagnosis of Alzheimer’s in the future, but aren't yet ready for widespread use, says top clinicians and researchers.
The Alzheimer’s Association presented several awards at AAIC 2022, recognizing innovative dementia researchers for their achievements and contributions.
Experiences of structural, interpersonal & institutional racism are associated with lower memory & worse cognition in midlife & old age, as reported at AAIC.
The results of several clinical trials exploring both drug and non-drug strategies to address Alzheimer's disease & dementia were reported at AAIC 2022.
New recommendations for clinical trial sponsors & dementia researchers provide guidance to better communicate with participants when studies end early.
AAIC 2022 featured groundbreaking research & guidance on Alzheimer's blood biomarkers, treatments, links between racism & dementia, COVID-19 & more.
A history of hypertensive disorders disorders during pregnancy is linked to an increased risk of vascular dementia & accelerated brain aging, studies show.
El AAIC 2022 destacó investigaciones sobre biomarcadores en la sangre, tratamientos, vínculos entre el racismo y la demencia, el COVID-19, y más.
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The 2023 Facts and Figures report examines patients' and doctors' reluctance to address memory concerns, which hinders diagnosis and access to new treatments.
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Seven awards were presented to researchers at AAIC 2023 to honor their expertise, achievements & contributions to the field of Alzheimer’s & dementia science.
"Through both her passionate storytelling & leadership of The Judy Fund, [Gelfand Stearns] is a relentless champion in the fight to end Alzheimer’s disease."
AAIC 2023 announces two new CRISPR-based strategies that offer hope for next-generation Alzheimer’s treatments.
A draft proposal for new Alzheimer’s disease diagnostic criteria was presented to attendees of AAIC 2023. They are a revision of the 2018 research framework.
The east & southeastern U.S. have the highest prevalence of Alzheimer’s, according to a first-ever study of the disease by county, presented at AAIC 2023.
The results showed that donanemab significantly slowed cognitive and functional decline in people with early symptomatic Alzheimer’s disease.
Older adults who start on opioids after a dementia diagnosis face heightened risk of death, according to a study reported at AAIC 2023.
Experiencing less frequent bowel movements is associated with cognitive decline, according to new research reported today at AAIC 2023.
El estreñimiento crónico, un movimiento intestinal cada tres días o más, podría indicar un empeoramiento de la cognición.
A blood test was more than 80% accurate than doctors in identifying Alzheimer’s-related changes, a new study at AAIC reports.
A new study reported at AAIC 2023 found better memory cognition in older adults who volunteered. Volunteering may help protect the brain against dementia.
AAIC 2023 featured groundbreaking research & guidance on an Alzheimer's blood test, gut health, hearing aid intervention, opioids, gene editing and more.
The Key Provisions of the Younger-Onset Alzheimer’s Disease Act included
As death toll in long-term care settings continues to rise, Commission releases inadequate report
Report: Worldwide costs of dementia set to soar | Alzheimer's Association
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In the coming year, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) may approve additional treatments.
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in the Emergency Support for Nursing Homes and Elder Justice Reform Act of 2020
We welcome today’s announcement of a National Coverage Determination (NCD) analysis, consistent with the Alzheimer’s Association position.
The Alzheimer’s Association celebrates today’s FDA action to grant traditional approval of Leqembi (lecanemab) for the treatment of early Alzheimer’s disease.
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Improving HOPE for Alzheimer’s Act, Funding for BOLD Infrastructure for Alzheimer’s Act Signed Into Law
2022 Facts and Figures report covers the latest Alzheimer's data, and the need to increase public and physician awareness of mild cognitive impairment (MCI).
The Alzheimer’s Association and Human Rights Campaign (HRC) recently announced a new partnership aimed at providing Alzheimer’s disease information and resource
The Alzheimer’s Association commends CMS for taking action to expand coverage of brain amyloid PET imaging for the diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease.
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New insights into factors that may predict, increase or protect against the impact of COVID-19 on memory & thinking were revealed by studies reported at AAIC.
Nuevas perspectivas sobre factores que protegen en contra del impacto de COVID-19 en la memoria y cognición reveladas por estudios presentados en el AAIC.
Experiencias del racismo estructural, interpersonal e institucional asociadas con mala memoria y peor cognición con la edad, como reportaron en el AAIC.
Alzheimer's Network for Treatment and Diagnostics (ALZ-NET) collects long-term clinical & safety data from patients treated with FDA-approved therapies.
Neighborhood disadvantages & persistent low wages are linked to higher dementia risk, lower cognitive performance & faster memory decline, studies show.
Desventajas comunitarias y sueldos bajos están vinculados a un riesgo aumentado de demencia, desempeño cognitivo más bajo y deterioro más rápido de la memoria.
La historia de afecciones hipertensivas durante el embarazo está vinculada a un riesgo aumentado de demencia vascular y envejecimiento cerebral acelerado.
The Alzheimer’s Association enthusiastically welcomes today’s historic FDA approval of aducanumab (Biogen/Eisai) for treatment of Alzheimer’s disease.
NASCAR driver Ryan Blaney presented a $50,000 check to the Alzheimer’s Association to help advance Alzheimer's research support families impacted by dementia.
Los resultados pueden ayudar a orientar la asignación de recursos a los programas de salud pública para el Alzheimer en esas regiones.
In a subgroup of older adults with hearing loss who were at higher risk of cognitive decline, using hearing aids for three years cut cognitive decline in half.
Un nuevo estudio sobre adultos mayores descubrió que quienes trabajaban como voluntarios tienen una mejor memoria y función ejecutiva.
Nuevas investigaciones reportadas en el AAIC cubrieron la amplitud de la investigación de la enfermedad de Alzheimer y la demencia.
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Plus, First Clinical Intervention for LGBT People With Alzheimer’s and Caregivers
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Plus, Participation in Labor Force Plays Strong Role in Late-Life Cognitive Health in Women
Statement From Maria C. Carrillo, PhD, Alzheimer’s Association Chief Science Officer
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The National Institute on Aging (NIA) launches a website for creating customizable recruiting materials for communities of color, as reported at AAIC 2021.
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CMS (Medicare) announced its approach to coverage of Alzheimer's treatments with traditional FDA-approval, requiring that clinicians join a registry for access.
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Alzheimer’s Association, SAGE Issue Brief Identifies Barriers to Care, Recommendations for Improving Care for LGBT Elders
The Alzheimer’s Association is saddened by the death of former First Lady Rosalynn Carter.
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Boost in Funding Requested by Alzheimer’s Association, Alzheimer’s Impact Movement
Former Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor Bravely Announced Diagnosis of Dementia, Possibly Alzheimer's
The Alzheimer’s Association and the Alzheimer’s Impact Movement (AIM) were saddened to learn of the passing of former Rep. Dennis Moore.
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Since 2013, Rep. Walorski has served the people of Indiana’s second congressional district honorably.
Scientists, clinicians and health professionals will discuss the latest Alzheimer’s and dementia research in Latin America at the AAIC Satellite Symposium.
The Alzheimer's Association has enhanced ALZNavigator and ALZConnected to support individuals affected by Alzheimer’s and dementia and their caregivers.
The Alzheimer’s Association brings together state officials for its second annual State Dementia Services Coordinator (DSC) Summit.
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3-Year Corporate Partnership to Raise $10 Million to Support Alzheimer’s Association Mission; Campaign to Help Connect Caregivers to Resources, Support Services
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The Alzheimer’s Association and Alzheimer’s Impact Movement (AIM) commend Congressional leaders for today’s decision to advance a series of bipartisan policies
New partnership announced to support Black Americans living with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias and their caregivers.
The Alzheimer’s Association and MATTER selected the winner and runners up in the competition to develop new tools for early assessment of Alzheimer's.
A total of 26 awards have been granted to projects aimed at bridging the gaps in dementia diagnosis, treatment and care among underserved populations worldwide.
Congress Answers Call of Alzheimer’s Association, Alzheimer’s Impact Movement:
Historic Funding Increase Signed Into Law
Annual National Institutes of Health Funding for Alzheimer’s and Dementia Research Reaches $2.8 Billion Annually
Alzheimer’s Association, AIM Endorse Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support Act
The Alzheimer’s Association and the National Hispanic Medical Association (NHMA) are partnering to increase concern and awareness of Alzheimer’s disease and all
Chief Strategy Officer of the Alzheimer’s Association to Join HHS Council; National Early Stage Advisory Joe Montminy Also Named to Council
The House Appropriations Committee to consider funding for Alzheimer’s research and for the implementation of the BOLD Act in upcoming markup
Results from the COSMOS-Mind study of more than 2,200 older adults found that taking a daily multivitamin-mineral supplement resulted in a cognitive benefit.
A valuable Alzheimer’s disease diagnostic tool, PET scans, will now be more accessible across the country thanks to today's Medicare & Medicaid policy change.
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Health and Human Services releases National Alzheimer's Plan draft | Alzheimer's Association
The Alzheimer’s Association welcomes and is further encouraged by the full Phase 3 data presented from the global Phase 3 clinical trial of lecanemab.
We appreciate the agency’s thoughtful approach to making this decision.
The Alzheimer’s Association expresses our deepest appreciation to former first lady Rosalynn Carter and her family for sharing her diagnosis of dementia.
The Alzheimer’s Association is deeply saddened by the death of legendary singer Tony Bennett, an incredible advocate who publicly shared his story.
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Plus, Two Treatment Trials Tackle Sleep Problems in People With Dementia
Clinicians Should Monitor and Treat Seizures in Persons With Dementia
Includes First Report of 18-Month Results From Phase 2/3 Trial of Inhaled Insulin in MCI and Alzheimer’s
International Conference Also Included Expert Discussion on Role of Infectious Agents in Alzheimer’s Disease, and Advances Toward a Blood Test
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Flu (influenza) and pneumonia vaccinations are associated with reduced risk of Alzheimer’s disease, according to new research reported at AAIC® 2020.
“We are privileged to recognize them at this year’s AAIC, where we are learning of incredible advances in dementia research."
A simple blood test for Alzheimer’s would be a great advance for individuals with — and at risk for — the disease, families, doctors and researchers.
Risk factors for Alzheimer’s dementia may be apparent as early as our teens and 20s, according to new research reported at AAIC® 2020.
Research presented at AAIC® 2020 associates flu and pneumonia vaccination, lower early-life BMI and other health factors with a lower risk of Alzheimer’s.
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Improving air quality may improve cognitive function and reduce dementia risk, according to several studies reported today at AAIC® 2021.
The Association is thrilled to recognize these researchers for the important contributions they have made to the field of Alzheimer’s and dementia research.
New analysis shows a decrease in prevalence due to education, countered by increase due to heart health risk factors, as reported at AAIC 2021.
Transgender and gender nonbinary adults are more likely to report worsening cognitive limitations and mental health, according to studies reported at AAIC 2021.
New research reported at AAIC 2021 found associations between COVID-19 and persistent cognitive deficits, including Alzheimer’s disease pathology and symptoms.
Groundbreaking research was featured at AAIC 2021, including one study suggesting that COVID-19 is associated with long-term cognitive dysfunction.
AAIC es la reunión más grande del mundo de investigadores de todo el mundo centrada en el Alzheimer y otras demencias.
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The Alzheimer’s Association remains deeply disappointed about how their medical needs continue to be ignored.
Today, the Alzheimer’s Association and the Alzheimer’s Impact Movement (AIM) are proud to support the introduction of two bipartisan bills
NIH requests $321 million funding increase for fiscal year 2024
The Alzheimer’s Association enthusiastically welcomes the positive topline data reported today by Eisai and Biogen
Appointment of public health veteran and current Association president signals continued focus on scientific progress and access for treatments
Public health veteran and Association president signals continued focus on scientific progress and access for treatments for all who will benefit
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has refused to change its coverage of FDA-approved Alzheimer's treatments, despite significant new evidence.
Animal Therapy Helps People Navigate Dementia
Some Researchers Fight Alzheimer’s In and Out of the Lab
Ask Us About Alzheimer's Disease
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The Alzheimer’s Association looks forward to learning full details related to the decision from the FDA and the company in the weeks to come.
Dementia researchers at all career stages will gather Dec. 6-9 in Nairobi, Kenya at Dementia and Brain Aging in Low- and Middle-Income Countries (LMICs)
The FDA determined that additional data is required to reach a decision on accelerated approval of donanemab.
The Alzheimer’s Association and AIM are proud to support the reintroduction of the NAPA Reauthorization Act and the Alzheimer’s Accountability & Investment Act.
Carissa Kranz Opens Home to Longtime Ballet Instructor Living with Alzheimer’s
Together, the Alzheimer’s Association and The Links, Incorporated, will provide Alzheimer’s disease information and resources to Black American communities.
Museum Programs Inspire Those Facing Alzheimer’s
HHS releases 2013 update to the National Alzheimer's Plan | Alzheimer's Association
Alzheimer’s Association, Alzheimer’s Impact Movement Request Approved by Full Senate
NIH requests $226 million funding increase for fiscal year 2023
Congressional leaders have announced a $289 million increase for Alzheimer’s and dementia research funding at the National Institutes of Health (NIH)
A $289 million increase for Alzheimer's and dementia research funding at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) was signed into law.
CMS has created unnecessary barriers for individuals with Alzheimer’s disease.
Today, the Alzheimer’s Association kicked off the inaugural State Dementia Services Coordinator (DSC) Summit in Washington, D.C.
Production aims to reduce Alzheimer’s disease stigma, educate and entertain underserved communities
Leading researchers and community leaders convene in Tempe, Ariz. on February 8-9
The senators were each named the 2023 AIM Humanitarian of the Year at the National Alzheimer’s Dinner, during the AIM Advocacy Forum.
The Senate passed the bipartisan NAPA Reauthorization Act and the Alzheimer’s Accountability & Investment Act to accelerate the fight against all dementia.
UPDATED: The Alzheimer’s Association celebrates the FDA action to grant traditional approval to Leqembi (lecanemab) for the treatment of early Alzheimer’s.
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First guidelines published for brain amyloid imaging in Alzheimer’s | Alzheimer's Association
Senate Passes BOLD Infrastructure for Alzheimer’s Act
Building Our Largest Dementia Infrastructure (BOLD) for Alzheimer’s Act Expected to Be Signed Into Law
These articles and the rest of the November issue of Alzheimer’s & Dementia: The Journal of the Alzheimer’s Association are available online.
To address the growing public health crisis of dementia, three leading organizations announced funding for 23 small-scale pilot projects
The Alzheimer’s Association and bipartisan advocates urged the HHS secretary to cover FDA-approved Alzheimer’s treatments in this week's House budget hearings.
The new HBI Road Map provides public health officials with strategies to promote brain health and improve the quality of life for people impacted by dementia.
New report highlights the Association’s wide-ranging work in engaging diverse communities in reducing health disparities and achieving health equity.
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Attributable to Maria C. Carrillo, Ph.D. Alzheimer’s Association chief science officer.
Neither gantenerumab or solanezumab met its primary outcome, which was a slowing of cognitive decline as measured by multiple tests of thinking and memory.
NARFE funding contributions surpass $15 million since 1983
The Alzheimer’s Association commits $10.85 million to a venture capital fund that invests in companies developing promising treatments for Alzheimer’s.
The Alzheimer’s Association welcomes the approval of brexpiprazole (Rexulti®), the first FDA-approved treatment to address dementia-related agitation.
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Third Edition of HBI Road Map Outlines Opportunities for State, Local Governments to Address Alzheimer’s Crisis
Senate HELP Committee Advances Building Our Largest Dementia Infrastructure (BOLD) for Alzheimer’s Act
Building Our Largest Dementia Infrastructure (BOLD) for Alzheimer’s Act Signed Into Law
Bipartisan Congressional leaders have announced a $350 million increase for Alzheimer’s and dementia research funding.
Promoting Alzheimer’s Awareness to Prevent Elder Abuse Act Passes House
November in-store fundraising campaign to support Alzheimer’s Association’s efforts
to help those at greater risk of COVID-19
A House appropriations subcommittee proposed a $200 million increase in Alzheimer’s/dementia research funding and $19.5 million for BOLD.
Lisa Barnes, Ph.D. is the new deputy editor of Alzheimer's & Dementia, the Alzheimer's Association's journal.
The Alzheimer’s Association appreciates the generosity of the Erb Family Foundation and its ongoing commitment to advance Alzheimer’s and dementia research
SPRINT MIND Study Shows Promising Findings on Dementia Risk Reduction
FDA Advisory Committee unanimously endorsed the efficacy and clinical benefit of lecanemab as part of the traditional approval process for this treatment.
The Association will work with payers & health systems to deliver broad access, calling on CMS to open reconsideration of its National Coverage Determination.
This unparalleled commitment stands as the largest single-year investment since the organization’s founding in 1980.
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Maria's March to raise Alzheimer awareness | Alzheimer's Association
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Alzheimer's Association Renews Call on CMS to Broadly Cover this New Class of Alzheimer’s Treatments
Maria C. Carrillo, Ph.D., Chief Science Officer at the Alzheimer’s Association, has been appointed to the International Brain Bee (IBB) Board of Directors.
Today’s draft decision by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is shocking discrimination against everyone with Alzheimer’s disease.
An important effort to help state and local health departments address brain health across the life course.
Actors Nikki DeLoach, Ashley Williams Lean On Each Other as Parents Face Dementia
The Alzheimer's Association will award up to $5 million in funding to platforms outside the U.S. through the Global Real-World Data Platforms Program (ALZ-RWD).
The Alzheimer’s Association and the NFL Alumni Association (NFLA) announced a new partnership today.
The Alzheimer’s Association and the National Academy of Neuropsychology (NAN) have awarded $800,000 in grants to researchers focusing on the impact of COVID-19
Key provisions of ENACT Act, strengthened FDA accelerated approval pathway, $226 million increase for research, $33 million to fund Alzheimer’s public health.
Association Renews Urgent Call for CMS to Cover FDA-Approved Alzheimer’s Treatments
Alzheimer’s Association advocates flood Senate budget hearings to push HHS secretary to cover Alzheimer’s treatments.
Despite mounting bipartisan political pressure, CMS continues to deny Medicare beneficiaries living with early Alzheimer's access to FDA-approved treatments.
'A Christmas Story' Actor Zack Ward Honors His Dad
During Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month, the Association is ramping up its efforts to make FDA-approved treatments for early-stage Alzheimer's accessible.
Communities of Faith Spread the Word About Dementia
Actor Discusses the Importance of Tough Talks for Families Facing Alzheimer’s
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New statement to medical community demands a dignified diagnosis of dementia | Alzheimer's Association
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The Alzheimer's Association and the Alzheimer’s Impact Movement (AIM) support the bipartisan Promoting Alzheimer’s Awareness to Prevent Elder Abuse Act.
The Alzheimer’s Association Imagine Benefit, built on the legacy of the Rita Hayworth Gala, was held on Monday, November 15 at New York’s Jazz at Lincoln Center
June is Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month
Part the Cloud, in partnership with the Alzheimer’s Association, was announced today as Best Health Fundraising Event in the 2nd Annual Anthem Awards.
Tony Gonzales testified before the House Ways and Means Health Subcommittee on what access to treatments would mean for the Alzheimer’s community.
Actress and Caregiver Knows the Devastation of Alzheimer’s
New PSAs from Ad Council, Alzheimer’s Association & Lopez Negrete Communications show early warning signs of Alzheimer’s that can be mistaken for normal aging.
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Alzheimer's News, 2/5/2015 | Alzheimer's Association
White House Conference on Aging builds on momentum in fight to end Alzheimer’s | Alzheimer's Association
SPRINT MIND 2.0 to Clarify Role of Intensive Blood Pressure Lowering in
Reducing Dementia Risk
Alzheimer’s Association Encouraged to Learn Biogen Pursuing Regulatory Approval
Bill Gates Funds $10 Million Grant in Match Challenge to Fuel Research and Accelerate Alzheimer’s Treatment
U.S. Senate Passes Promoting Alzheimer’s Awareness to Prevent Elder Abuse Act
$354 million Alzheimer’s and dementia research funding increase proposed
Francis S. Collins Announces Departure from National Institutes of Health
Promotion Demonstrates an Eye to The Future, Continued Commitment to the Mission of the Alzheimer’s Association and Leadership for the Cause
The Alzheimer's Association, along with other clinical research experts, announced The National Treatment and Diagnostic Alzheimer's Registry.
The Alzheimer’s Association and the Alzheimer’s Impact Movement (AIM) commend the passage of the fiscal year 23 (FY23) budget
Leaders of the U.S. POINTER Study announced a historic milestone: recruiting for the clinical trial has been successfully completed.
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