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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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What Your Genes Can and Can’t Tell You
Family history is not necessary for an individual to develop Alzheimer’s or other dementias, but scientists know genetics (hereditary factors) are involved.
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First international collaboration on Alzheimer’s disease genetics launched | Alzheimer's Association
Funding will help expand the Dominantly Inherited Alzheimer’s Network Trials Unit to include anti-tau drugs
The annual commemoration of National Hispanic Heritage Month is Sept. 15 through Oct. 15.
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Grants Support New Approaches to Treatment of Alzheimer’s and Other Dementias
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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Delta Sigma Theta sorority, The Caregivers Guardian and the Alzheimer’s Association will present 10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer's.
View abstracts of studies supported by our research funding. You can also search for specific dementia grants.
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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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Testing for Alzheimer’s or other dementias entails diagnostic, cognitive or blood tests, MRI, CT or PET brain imaging, neurological exams or other assessments.
ALZ-NET collects clinical and safety data and tracks long-term health outcomes for patients treated with new FDA-approved Alzheimer’s disease treatments.
The Alzheimer’s Association®, with the GHR Foundation and Edward Jones, announced a $14 million commitment
New Studies Show Some Vaccines May Lower Alzheimer’s Risk
For the last 36 years of Teresa Valko's life, relatives from her mother’s side of the family have been living with Alzheimer’s disease at any one time.
The IRGP Council assists with crafting requests for grant applications, provides expertise during the review process and more.
A Colorado researcher is taking a unique look at how loneliness may be associated with a higher risk of developing dementia.
I'm a Walk team captain for the Sanders-Brown Center on Aging team and a volunteer at the Lexington Walk to End Alzheimer’s.
The Task Force published criteria for the use of brain amyloid imaging technology to aid in the diagnosis of people with suspected Alzheimer's.
Advancing the research, development and management of new treatments for Alzheimer’s disease.
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Dr. Joanna Jankowsky, associate professor of neuroscience at Baylor College of Medicine, awarded a Zenith Fellows research grant.
Michigan has some of the most knowledgeable, capable and creative minds in dementia science research.
A worldwide quest is under way to find new treatments to stop, slow or even prevent Alzheimer's.
Rare Gene Variant Could Lead to New Alzheimer’s Treatments
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June is Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month. More than 489,000 residents in NJ, PA, and DE are living with Alzheimer’s
June is Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month
Alzheimer’s Association and American College of Radiology (ACR) announce recruiting for the New IDEAS Study
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Dementia researchers and public health experts are zeroing in on dementia risk factors, including lifestyle and genetics, in the Hispanic, Latino and Latinx com
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Downloadable brochures, topic sheets and reports.
Annual report shows more than 6 million Americans are living with Alzheimer’s
Our commitment to accelerating the global effort to eliminate Alzheimer's disease and other dementias is at the core of all we do.
Imaging Research in Alzheimer’s and Other Neurodegenerative Diseases
Diagnosis of younger-onset brings unique challenges. Get information and resources to help you plan for family impact, work, financial and future care.
"ISTAART Grant Program for Conferences and Convenings (IGPCC)
Milestones in Alzheimer's research and treatment
Alzheimer’s Disease Strategic Fund: Endolysosomal Activity in Alzheimer’s (E2A) Grant Program
Alzheimer's Association Research Grant — Alzheimer’s Association World Wide FINGERS Network Funding Program (ALZ WW-FNFP) — learn about grant objectives, eligib
The Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer's® is the world's largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer's care, support and research.
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The world's largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer's care, support and research. Families facing dementia need us now more than ever.
Join us in Amsterdam and online for AAIC 2023, the world's largest and most influential international meeting dedicated to advancing dementia science.
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Held in more than 600 communities, Walk to End Alzheimer's is the largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer's care, support and research.
Add your flower to the fight to end Alzheimer's! Join us at your local event or Walk From Home in your neighborhood.
These flowers have a lot of fight in them. It's time to add your flower to the fight to end Alzheimer's.
Nine Walks all over the beautiful state — find one near you!
Join us in the fight to end Alzheimer's by joining or starting a team.
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Join the Alzheimer's Association in going purple and raising awareness in June. The more that people know about Alzheimer's, the more action we inspire.
Carla D’Avanzo, of Somerville, will ride to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s research.
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.
Alzheimer's News 4/17/2012 | Alzheimer's Association
The Alzheimer's Association AIM Advocacy Forum is the nation's premier Alzheimer's disease advocacy event.
Three Arizona couples talk candidly about Alzheimer's and the diagnosis.
Bridgewater resident Rosemary Anderson recently walked 10 miles to raise critical funds and awareness in the fight to end Alzheimer’s.
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Nearly 200 residents from across the North Country joined the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s presented by Community Bank, N.A.
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The Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s® is the world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research.
Alzheimer's cases are growing at an alarming rate in Arizona, meaning thousands of middle-aged children are now caring for ailing parents.
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At Vaccinex, Inc. in Rochester researchers have developed a drug so promising it may be a potential treatment for Alzheimer’s disease.
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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Bipartisan Legislation to Support Equity in Alzheimer’s Clinical Trials Endorsed by Alzheimer’s Association, Alzheimer’s Impact Movement
Walk to End Alzheimer’s is World’s Largest Event Dedicated to Alzheimer’s Care, Support and Research
Walk is the world's largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer's care, support and research. Add your flower to the fight to end Alzheimer’s.
Join the global, no-cost virtual symposium on Alzheimer’s disease genes and heredity from the Alzheimer's Association and the National Institute on Aging.
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Alzheimer’s disease blood biomarkers (BBMs) may revolutionize the diagnosis of Alzheimer’s in the future, but are not yet ready for widespread use.
Alzheimer’s Association statement on Alzheimer’s Breakthrough Act | Alzheimer's Association
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Area residents can join the fight to end Alzheimer’s Saturday, Nov. 6 by participating in the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s...
Alzheimer's caregivers in California are facing more barriers. A new report from the Alzheimer's Association reveals alarming data on caregiver health.
Wintertime, with its colder temperatures, snow, ice and early darkness, can be particularly treacherous.
The hybrid conference will cover a wide range of topics across the lifespan, such as Down Syndrome, frontotemporal dementia, early-onset Alzheimer's, and more.
There's no cure for Alzheimer’s, but one drug may delay its decline, and there are treatments that may help symptoms.
Alzheimer's News 1/14/2014 | Alzheimer's Association
The Alzheimer’s Association enthusiastically welcomes today’s historic FDA approval of aducanumab (Biogen/Eisai) for treatment of Alzheimer’s disease.
More than 5 million Americans are living with Alzheimer's. Commit to raising awareness in June for Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month.
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AAIC 2022 featured groundbreaking research & guidance on Alzheimer's blood biomarkers, treatments, links between racism & dementia, COVID-19 & more.
Genisys Credit Union will join the Alzheimer’s Association Michigan Chapter as a 2020 Walk to End Alzheimer’s® Elite Level Sponsor.
Progress is being made in the search for a cure.
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If you have been diagnosed with Alzheimer's or another dementia, you are not alone.
Jan's Story spotlights younger-onset Alzheimer's | Alzheimer's Association
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Baylor College of Medicine co-hosted its annual “Update on Alzheimer’s Disease” in partnership with Alzheimer’s Association Houston & Southeast Texas Chapter
The Basics of Alzheimer's: Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer's disease
Little Caesars – MacPizza will join the Alzheimer’s Association Michigan Chapter as a 2020 Walk to End Alzheimer’s® Elite Level Sponsor.
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Pride Month and it's connection to Alzheimer's disease
Alzheimer’s Study Group Report | Alzheimer's Association
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During Black History Month, the Alzheimer’s Association is celebrating the inspiring contributions of Black Americans, while also raising awareness of the need
June is Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month
Association offers tips to promote brain health post-pandemic
This program looks at what you need to know following a diagnosis with Alzheimer’s or another form of dementia.
New numbers are out on how Alzheimer’s disease is affecting Americans and specifically people in California.
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The results of several clinical trials exploring both drug and non-drug strategies to address Alzheimer's disease & dementia were reported at AAIC 2022.
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Health and Human Services releases National Alzheimer's Plan draft | Alzheimer's Association
During National Volunteer Week (April 17-23) and National Volunteer Month, the Alzheimer’s Association is proud to highlight inspiring volunteers.
June is Alzheimer's and Brain Awareness Month and throughout the month communities issued proclamations to officially recognize the month.
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Plus, Participation in Labor Force Plays Strong Role in Late-Life Cognitive Health in Women
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Start your Walk to End Alzheimer's fundraiser today to earn special #ENDALZ swag and help us serve Tennesseans impacted by Alzheimer's and all related dementia.
Join us during Black History Month to learn how Alzheimer’s disease affects the African American community.
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Stay up-to-date on the latest news and advances in Alzheimer's and dementia treatments, care and research.
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An Indiana woman will play a role in steering the national Alzheimer’s Association when it comes to the disease’s early stages.
The Alzheimer's Association, Rochester and Finger Lakes Region held two community forums on Alzheimer's, dementia and memory loss.
Free classes for caregivers and others seeking to learn more about Alzheimer's and dementia.
Doug Emblidge of Fox Rochester talks with Shelby Ascroft, chair of the Finger Lakes Walk, and Yolanda Rios, Alzheimer's Association board member.
The 2020 Walk to End Alzheimer's goes virtual
Alberta and Ernie Cooper are living out their golden years in a home they built 13 years ago near Branson. Alberta is caring for Ernie, who has Alzheimer's.
Investigators at the West Virginia University Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute using focused ultrasound to treat a patient with early stage Alzheimer’s.
By Carol Owens, Minority Reporter, March 6, 2020
More than 5 million Americans are living with Alzheimer’s Disease. Meghan Lemay joins us with advice for caregivers.
Locals rode 120 miles to raise money for Alzheimer's Disease research during a charity bike ride.
Andy Andrews, of Hopkinton, cycled 100 miles to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s research .
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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Flu (influenza) and pneumonia vaccinations are associated with reduced risk of Alzheimer’s disease, according to new research reported at AAIC® 2020.
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.
The pandemic has caused significant disruption to all aspects of life — including Alzheimer’s clinical research worldwide — as well as unprecedented innovation.
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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I applaud Rep. Jeffries for voting yes on the BOLD Infrastructure for Alzheimer’s Act, which was recently signed into law.
Thanks to the support of Rep. Grace Meng, the BOLD Infrastructure for Alzheimer’s Act, was recently signed into law.
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.
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Focus of Alzheimer's Association Miami Valley Chapter Advice for Alzheimer’s Caregivers
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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The Young Professionals Alzheimer's Council is a junior auxiliary board of the Hudson Valley Chapter.
Austin-area residents are invited to walk on November 12 in Austin
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Strong leadership, passion and a clear vision has shaped the Alzheimer’s Association into the global leader in the fight to end Alzheimer’s.
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This symposium will address the disparities in risk, early detection and care of dementia in Latino and Hispanic populations.
Members of the public can hear symposium highlights, including research and practice to inform the care of Latino/Hispanic individuals living with dementia.
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The Alzheimer’s Association Michigan Chapter is pleased to announce its “Mitten on a Mission” October campaign to honor those living with Alzheimer’s and all ot
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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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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As America’s population grays, age-related diseases like Alzheimer’s become an issue of greater concern in all communities, including rural ones.
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A new report finds a troubling disconnect between some seniors and their physicians.
Mild Cognitive Impairment can lead to pre-Alzheimer’s, but 82% of Americans surveyed said they’ve never heard of it.
As a global leader in Alzheimer's research, we operate in a spirit of inclusiveness, seeking partnerships throughout the scientific community.
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Browse articles and news releases and find media contacts from the Alzheimer's Association.
Get involved with Walk to End Alzheimer's®, the world's largest fundraiser to fight the disease.
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Become a member of our Walk to End Alzheimer's volunteer committees across the state and can help plan and execute the event.
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Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Forum Recognizes Alzheimer’s Association’s Walk to End Alzheimer’s and Longest Day Event Success
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Learn about Aducanumab, a new advancement in Alzheimer's treatment.
Choose from six Greater Maryland Chapter walks
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Francis S. Collins Announces Departure from National Institutes of Health
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The Alzheimer’s Association Illinois Chapter is now taking speaker requests for 2018.
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Risk factors for Alzheimer’s dementia may be apparent as early as our teens and 20s, according to new research reported at AAIC® 2020.
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Alzheimer's is more than an aging issue—it's a threat to public health.
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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Learn what to expect when visiting a doctor for symptoms of Alzheimer's disease.
There is a way for everyone to be involved in the fight against Alzheimer's.
Start or join a Walk team and participate in the world's largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer's care, support and research.
Join us to raise awareness and funds to further the fight to end Alzheimer’s.
Alzheimer's isn't stopping, and neither are we! It's not too late to donate in 2022.
The Alzheimer’s Association® Brain Ball brings together influential and respected corporate, civic and philanthropic leaders to lead the fight against Alzheimer
Learn about Alzheimer's, dementia and memory loss. Share your thoughts about how we can help people in your community.
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Lisa Barnes, Ph.D. is the new deputy editor of Alzheimer's & Dementia, the Alzheimer's Association's journal.
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The Alzheimer’s Association celebrates Maria C. Carrillo, Ph.D., chief science officer, Alzheimer’s Association, for receiving the Lifetime Achievement Award
January 16, 2014 | Alzheimer's Association
A $289 million increase for Alzheimer's and dementia research funding at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) was signed into law.
Husband seeks votes for Alzheimer’s Disease: Early Detection Matters project | Alzheimer's Association
The Alzheimer’s Association remains deeply disappointed about how their medical needs continue to be ignored.
NIH requests $321 million funding increase for fiscal year 2024
Katrina Kappen, Mrs. Putnam County, has been crowned Mrs. West Virginia 2020. A tireless advocate, she is sharing awareness and education throughout her reign.
Greg Murrary announcer for the Columbus Blue Jackets shares his Alzheimer's story.
For most people, the arrival of Daylight Savings Time means an extra hour of sleep, but for people living with Alzheimer’s, it may accelerate disorientation.
Learn about what to expect and what resources are available for each stage of Alzheimer's disease.
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Family-owned Volta Oil’s Purple Pump Up for Alzheimer’s campaign wrapped up its 10th year, raising more than $178,000.
Brigham and Women’s Hospital is going to test a nasal vaccine for Alzheimer’s Disease.
The Alzheimer's Association Hudson Valley Chapter offers educational programs virtually on a variety of dementia-related topics.
Wandering behavior in individuals living with Alzheimer’s is fairly common. Sixty% individuals with the disease wander at least once and many do so repeatedly.
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New study builds the foundation for future success against brain decline.
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Sarah Molesworth, and Karen McNall hiked Vermont's Long Trail this past summer. McNall used the hike as a way to raise money for the Alzheimer’s Association.
Find current events all over the state of Illinois and join the fight against Alzheimer's.
Dr. Heather Snyder discusses the latest in disease-modifying treatments for Alzheimer's disease, including the newest medication, lecanemab.
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