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Alzheimer's is a type of dementia that affects memory, thinking and behavior. Symptoms eventually grow severe enough to interfere with daily tasks.
Our commitment to accelerating the global effort to eliminate Alzheimer's disease and other dementias is at the core of all we do.
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Despite being the sixth-leading cause of death in the United States, Alzheimer’s disease is not widely understood.
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The Alzheimer's Association is committed to accelerating the progress of new treatments, preventions and, ultimately, a cure in New York and around the globe.
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Researchers believe there is not a single cause of Alzheimer's disease. It likely develops from multiple factors, such as genetics, lifestyle and environment.
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Family history is not necessary for an individual to develop Alzheimer’s or other dementias, but scientists know genetics (hereditary factors) are involved.
Find clinical trials and studies in your area related to Alzheimer's and dementia, mild cognitive impairment and care giving.
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Join advocates who are making Alzheimer's a national priority by writing, emailing, calling or visiting government officials.
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Through our many initiatives and worldwide reach, the Alzheimer’s Association leads the charge in Alzheimer’s care, support, research and advocacy.
Everyone can help in the fight to end Alzheimer's. Join us!
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Every dollar you give benefits those affected by Alzheimer's disease.
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Dealing with Alzheimer's can bring out many strong emotions. Get strategies to help your family cope.
The Alzheimer’s Association also offers a variety of education programs to increase knowledge and to support those facing Alzheimer's disease.
Whatever your interests or experience, there's a volunteer role for you with the Alzheimer’s Association, New York City Chapter.
We follow rigorous policies that preserve the public's trust and protect the integrity of the Alzheimer's Association.
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Holidays can be challenging for families living with Alzheimer's or other dementias. Get tips for celebrating safely during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Is memory loss a natural part of aging? Do aspartame, aluminum, silver dental fillings or the flu shot increase risk of Alzheimer's? Learn the facts about these
There's no cure for Alzheimer’s, but one drug may delay its decline, and there are treatments that may help symptoms.
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View grant portfolio summaries by year.
View abstracts of studies supported by our research funding. You can also search for specific dementia grants.
As Alzheimer's progresses, there are still ways to connect.
Learn about our grant application process and key deadlines. All of our grants are open to U.S. and international researchers
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Accepting a diagnosis of Alzheimer’s or a related dementia requires time to absorb information.
Our blog profiles the people and initiatives that make a difference in fighting Alzheimer's and other dementia.
Our volunteers are passionate, inspired and helping us to #EndAlz.
Diagnosis of younger-onset brings unique challenges. Get information and resources to help you plan for family impact, work, financial and future care.
Our International Research Grant Program funds
investigations to advance our understanding of Alzheimer's.
Two senior executives from the Colorado business community have been elected to the board of directors for the Colorado Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association.
Honor a loved one with a tribute web page where others can share their memories and make online donations to support the Alzheimer's Association mission.
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Latest clinical criteria for diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease issued by the Alzheimer's Association and the NIH – with updated guidelines on biomarker data.
Know Where Alzheimer's Hides is intended to educate the public on the warning signs of Alzheimer's.
Volunteer advocates and staff from the Alabama Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association met with legislators last month.
Our nationwide awareness initiatives help us raise concern about Alzheimer's and dementia, and move people to join the fight against the disease.
Get strategies to help both you and the person with dementia communicate and connect.
Ron Maddocks has always looked up to his father, Roger. His dad was his hero, not just in the “dad” sense, but in real life.
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Web links related to Alzheimer's.
Read the Alzheimer’s Association’s official positions on ethical, medical and care topics related to Alzheimer's disease or dementia.
The Alzheimer’s Association, New York Chapter supports people living with Alzheimer's or other dementia and their families and caregivers in the five boroughs.
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A worldwide quest is under way to find new treatments to stop, slow or even prevent Alzheimer's.
Milestones in Alzheimer's research and treatment
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Learn how to get support and live your best life after a diagnosis of Alzheimer's.
Take an empowering first step by learning more about the changes you may experience, and what to do next to move forward with your life.
Bryan Saulter is suffering with early onset Alzheimer's. Mary, Bryan's mother, hopes to make his childhood dream of swimming with sharks come true.
Our professional counselors help you and your family assess current needs and plan for the future after a diagnosis of Alzheimer's or other dementia.
The number of Americans living with Alzheimer’s is growing - and growing fast.
Join us at one of our upcoming conferences and seminars.
After diagnosis of Alzheimer's or other dementia, care and end-of-life planning can be difficult. Get facts on hospice, DNR and more to help you plan ahead.
Our plan builds on our progress and includes overarching Association-wide strategic objectives.
Our annual report reveals the burden of Alzheimer’s and dementia on individuals, caregivers, government and the nation’s health care system.
Some people truly are larger than life. Margaret Simon was just such a person.
Our free education programs for New York City cover topics related to brain health, Alzheimer's and other dementia, and caregiving.
Support groups are a place to share practical advice, discuss concerns and get comfort. We have groups across all five boroughs.
Helping you and your family develop a road map to navigate through the many thoughts, emotions, and questions you may have about memory loss and dementia.
Find local support groups, education programs, early-stage social engagement programs, and other resources for the Alzheimer's community in New York City.
Learn how Alzheimer's can impact your relationships with family and friends.
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The Alzheimer’s Association offers several educational programs for families & individuals facing Alzheimer’s. Find one in your area.
Learn what to expect when visiting a doctor for symptoms of Alzheimer's disease.
Learn about causes and how to respond to this common issue in the later stages of Alzheimer's.
First international collaboration on Alzheimer’s disease genetics launched | Alzheimer's Association
Learn how to modify activities to enhance quality of life.
If eating and nutrition have become a challenge, try these strategies to simplify mealtime.
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A person with dementia may become restless or upset in certain places when focused on specific details.
Alzheimer's disease typically progresses slowly in three general stages.
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Read the Alzheimer's Association report "Changing the Trajectory of Alzheimer's Disease: How a Treatment by 2025 Saves Lives and Dollars" – download now.
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Changing the way researchers work together to answer questions related to the causes, diagnosis, treatment and prevention of Alzheimer's.
HHS releases 2013 update to the National Alzheimer's Plan | Alzheimer's Association
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Senate makes history with 60% increase to Alzheimer's research funding | Alzheimer's Association
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Dementia is a general term for a decline in mental ability severe enough to interfere with daily life. Alzheimer’s is the most common cause of dementia.
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What if we could diagnose Alzheimer's before symptoms started? Research around earlier diagnosis is among the most active areas in Alzheimer's science.
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Advancing the research, development and management of new treatments for Alzheimer’s disease.
A diagnosis of younger-onset is probably not what you had planned for at this time in your life. You will face unique challenges...
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Founded in 1980, we took a disease cloaked in silence and helped create a global conversation and movement.
Health and Human Services releases National Alzheimer's Plan draft | Alzheimer's Association
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While Alzheimer's prevention has no definitive answers yet, research has shown that we can take action to reduce our risk of developing it.
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Helping a person with dementia maintain his or her appearance can promote positive self-esteem.
Learn how music and art activities can provide enrichment and self-expression.
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Don’t just hope for a cure, help us find one. Participating in a clinical trial, whether you’re living with the disease or not, can make a big difference.
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See if your local Alzheimer’s Association chapter has volunteer opportunities available.
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Get tips on organizing the day, planning activities and creating a daily plan.
Paramedics, police, firefighters and other emergency personnel responding to situations involving individuals living with dementia.
Overview of treatments and research
Downloadable brochures, topic sheets and reports.
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A number of financial resources may be available to help cover costs of care.
Take advantage of classes and programs to help caregivers.
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The Alzheimer’s Association offers services for persons diagnosed with early stage Alzheimer's disease & their care partners.
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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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The Alzheimer's Association Central and North Florida Chapter is here to help those impacted by Alzheimer's and dementia.
Get involved with Walk to End Alzheimer's®, the world's largest fundraiser to fight the disease.
Professionals caring for individuals living with dementia in long-term and community-based settings.
First guidelines published for brain amyloid imaging in Alzheimer’s | Alzheimer's Association
Guidance on driving safety related to dementia, vision & older drivers. Includes videos, tips & resources to help you deal with this difficult topic.
What is the best way to thank Pelle Eklund for being the Gold-level sponsor of the 2020 Vail Valley Walk to End Alzheimer’s? Give something to your community.
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Those with Alzheimer's and other dementias are vulnerable to abuse and neglect. Learn types and signs of abuse and how to report an incident or concern.
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Clinical trials provide many participants access to cutting-edge treatments and expert medical care. And someday, they will lead us to the end of Alzheimer’s.
Jan's Story spotlights younger-onset Alzheimer's | Alzheimer's Association
The AABC works on areas of common interest in a pre-competitive space to advance both research and member companies' goals.
Scientists investigating the causes, treatment and prevention of Alzheimer’s and other dementias.
Jacqueline Fowler loves to bake. And she loved her grandpa. Now she’s found a way to combine her two passions.
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Information on state policies and initiatives, BRFSS data, data on local impact of Alzheimer's disease and more state and local resources.
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Learn about Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) allowances for early onset / younger onset Alzheimer's – and the
Our programs and services connect you with peers and professionals to help you live your best life for as long as possible.
AACRs assist the Alzheimer’s Association in meeting the community needs by representing the Alzheimer’s Association at health and wellness fairs.
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From mental status testing to imaging, learn how Alzheimer's is diagnosed.
Identifying depression in someone with Alzheimer's can be difficult, since dementia can cause some of the same symptoms.
Like changes in memory and behavior, sleep changes somehow result from the impact of Alzheimer's on the brain.
Suspicions and delusions — firmly held beliefs in things that are not real — may occur in middle- to late-stage Alzheimer's.
AAIR drives collaboration across the health care sector in relation to dementia, influencing innovation and best practices in Alzheimer’s and dementia care.
Find studies, articles, reports and other data.
Learn about SSDI and SSI allowances for early-onset Alzheimer's.
Home safety is critical for those with Alzheimer's and other dementias. Learn about potential safety hazards and get home safety tips.
Our grant program supports investigators at every professional stage and includes categories designed to address gaps in research efforts.
Public health practitioners focusing on the impact Alzheimer’s has on the population.
Learn more about Alzheimer's, caregiving tips and more.
Some hallucinations may be frightening to a person with Alzheimer's, while others may involve ordinary visions from the past.
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Check out this run-down of common tracking technologies and information about emerging trends.
Join us at one of our upcoming free educational programs near you.
A series of education programs that provide information about early, middle and late stages of the disease. Hear from those directly affected.
86th Texas Legislature makes giant strides for Texans dealing with Alzheimer’s Disease and other dementia.
Medicare, private insurance, or a group employee or retiree plan may provide coverage.
Get the latest updates on Medicare coverage for Alzheimer's and other dementias.
Learn about a 24-hour nationwide emergency and wandering response service for individuals living with Alzheimer's.
Although current medications cannot cure Alzheimer’s, one treatment addresses the underlying biology. Other medications may help lessen symptoms.
Learn about what to expect and what resources are available for each stage of Alzheimer's disease.
This global effort fosters collaboration and knowledge sharing among brain
The Alzheimer’s Association Houston & Southeast Texas Chapter has been serving Greater Houston and the Southeast Texas area for over thirty years.
Our free, online programs offer information and practical advice.
The Alzheimer's Association Illinois Chapter is here to help local families dealing with Alzheimer's and dementia.
Make a difference in the fight to #ENDALZ.
Advocates from across the Sunshine State gather annually in Tallahassee to raise Alzheimer's awareness and share their story to legislators.
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The Alzheimer’s Association is an unrelenting advocate for public policies that increase critical research and support for all those affected.
Read about the benefits of receiving an early diagnosis.
Take control of your health and wellness by focusing your energy on the aspects of your life you find most meaningful.
New Yorkers have created amazing fundraisers for The Longest Day and the fight against Alzheimer's. And you can support them!
View and download catalogs, brochures and flyers about Alzheimer's Association programs and services.
History and background of the Alzheimer's Association.
Learn 10 symptoms of caregiver stress and get tips to avoid burnout.
Discover our progress and mission-related accomplishments within our six strategic objectives.
C.A.R.E. Pharmacy Award winner announced | Alzheimer's Association
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Inspiring stories by those living with Alzheimer's
Explore the different ways you can get involved and help in the fight to end Alzheimer's!
White House Conference on Aging builds on momentum in fight to end Alzheimer’s | Alzheimer's Association
This is a time of unprecedented promise in the race to end Alzheimer’s disease.
Early-stage Alzheimer's and related dementia symptoms are mild and the main role of a caregiver is support.
The late stage of Alzheimer's usually requires intensive care. As caregiver, your role focuses on preserving quality of life and dignity.
Learn how to stay physically and emotionally strong.
Get questions to ask and learn what to expect at a visit for symptoms.
During the middle stages of Alzheimer's, the person living with dementia will need a greater level of care.
Learn about common care costs and financial documents you'll need.
Baylor College of Medicine co-hosted its annual “Update on Alzheimer’s Disease” in partnership with Alzheimer’s Association Houston & Southeast Texas Chapter
Professor of neurology at McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston awarded a Zenith Fellows research grant.
If you pay out-of-pocket care costs for a person with Alzheimer's, you may qualify for tax benefits.
Alzheimer's Association Research Grant — Alzheimer’s Association World Wide FINGERS Network Funding Program (ALZ WW-FNFP) — learn about grant objectives, eligib
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Home is a place of comfort, peace and shelter to Boulder realtor Leslie Herz, but she knows from experience that it cannot be taken for granted.
If you, or someone you love, is experiencing Alzheimer's or a related dementia, the NM Chapter is here to help. 1 (800) 272 3900.
New statement to medical community demands a dignified diagnosis of dementia | Alzheimer's Association
Congress approves $10 billion in scientific research funding | Alzheimer's Association
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Dr. Joanna Jankowsky, associate professor of neuroscience at Baylor College of Medicine, awarded a Zenith Fellows research grant.
Report: Worldwide costs of dementia set to soar | Alzheimer's Association
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If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with early stage dementia or experiencing changes in memory, involvement in early stage programs can be very helpful.
Join us to raise awareness and funds to further the fight to end Alzheimer’s.
Alzheimer's Association volunteers serve education and outreach programs, lead support groups, and provide office and event assistance.
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We are looking for people who want to build their careers and make a difference each and every day for those impacted by Alzheimer’s.
David Hyde Pierce honored with special Tony Award | Alzheimer's Association
Support groups create a safe, confidential and supportive environment. Find a support group near you.
Panel discusses 'Lovely, Still' at AARP conference | Alzheimer's Association
Wandering among people with dementia is dangerous, but there are strategies and services to help prevent it.
The Alzheimer’s Association Capital of Texas Chapter supports diagnosed individuals, their families and caregivers, and the professionals who care for them.
Caregivers face special challenges. Our resources can help at every stage.
Learn about Medicaid eligibility and long-term care coverage.
A new report finds a troubling disconnect between some seniors and their physicians.
Paying it forward with porsches! CruZionsville benefits the Alzheimer’s Association.
The Alzheimer's Association Greater Indiana Chapter hosted a Community Forum in Valparaiso.
An Indiana woman will play a role in steering the national Alzheimer’s Association when it comes to the disease’s early stages.
A new report finds Alzheimer’s deaths in Indiana are on the rise as well as related costs.
Safety is important for everyone, but the need for a comprehensive safety plan becomes vital as dementia progresses.
If you have been diagnosed with Alzheimer's or another dementia, you are not alone.
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This joint program of New York’s seven Alzheimer’s Association chapters uses online meeting technology to provide a safe space for people impacted by dementia t
Browse articles and news releases from the New York City Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association.
Discover upcoming events across the five boroughs of New York City.
You have a choice in how you live life with Alzheimer's or other dementia. Get tips and resources to help you take control of your health and well-being.
Guidelines and recommendations for health care professionals.
Strong leadership, passion and a clear vision has shaped the Alzheimer’s Association into the global leader in the fight to end Alzheimer’s.
Find upcoming events across Florida and join the movement to end Alzheimer's and all other dementia.
The AlzWell Social Club is virtually on Saturdays. It includes fun activities for people with Alzheimer's and their family caregivers.
Join us for an upcoming Community Forum.
As a global leader in Alzheimer's research, we operate in a spirit of inclusiveness, seeking partnerships throughout the scientific community.
Learn how to plan ahead to get the most out of medical appointments.
Aggressive behaviors can occur suddenly, with no apparent reason, or result from a frustrating situation.
The right information and resources can empower those with Alzheimer's.
Putting legal, financial, and end-of-life plans in place is one of the most important steps you can take.
Read about ways to make bathing less difficult and safe for those with dementia.
We seek to be inclusive of the millions of people currently affected by Alzheimer's disease, their caregivers and the communities in which they live.
Free to the community, class topics include general information about Alzheimer's disease, legal and financial concerns, and communication and behavior.
A database of funded Alzheimer’s disease research from around the world.
Available continuing education and CME opportunities for physicians, nurses and other clinicians.
Different types of facilities provide different levels of care, depending on the person's needs.
It's normal to have feelings of loss as your life is changed by Alzheimer's.
A gathering of key researchers, clinicians, and industry, regulatory and government leaders in Alzheimer's disease.
Traveling with persons with Alzheimer's or other dementias requires planning. Get tips on how to travel safely with them.
Emergency situations can be especially confusing for those with Alzheimer's and other dementias. Here you'll find steps to be ready as possible.
Dance Kaleidoscope dancers rehearse 'Still Connected.' Early Stage Engagement Program of the Alzheimer's Association provided stories for the choreography.
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The Mississippi Chapter participates in two signature fundraising events; The Longest Day and The Walk to End Alzheimer's. Together we will #ENDALZ.
On June 21, the summer solstice and the day with the most light, Central Texas residents will join advocates across the world for The Longest Day.
The Cleveland Area Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association provides local free care and support services to families impacted by Alzheimer's disease.
A person with dementia will eventually need assistance with daily living. Routines and activities can be adpated as needs change.
In most cases, a person with Alzheimer's is probably looking for comfort, security and familiarity when repeating information.
While it's important for everyone to plan for the future, legal plans are especially important for a person with Alzheimer's.
The Alzheimer's Association has been involved in every major advancement in Alzheimer's and dementia research since the 1980s.
Explore our online resource center devoted to increasing knowledge about Alzheimer's and other dementias.
The CMS draft decision effectively denies Medicare coverage of FDA-approved drugs, including aducanumab (Aduhelm), for Alzheimer’s disease.
Read about how to help a person with dementia maintain good oral health.
Deciding on care can be a tough decision. We have information to help.
Those with Alzheimer's may not remember familiar people, places or things in the later stages of the disease.
Dementia is a general term for loss of memory and other thinking abilities severe enough to interfere with daily life. Learn early signs, symptoms and more.
Search abstracts from studies funded through our grants program.
The Alzheimer's Association, Rochester and Finger Lakes Region held two community forums on Alzheimer's, dementia and memory loss.
Through the Eyes of A Person with Dementia
We have many support groups throughout Illinois, at various times and locations. Check to see if there is a group close to you that fits your needs.
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