Imagine A World Without Alzheimer’s Disease
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Americans Living With Alzheimer’s Is Growing, RAPIDLY
Alzheimer’s is the most common cause of dementia; a general term for memory loss and other cognitive abilities serious enough to interfere with daily life. Alzheimer’s disease accounts for 60% to 80% of dementia cases. In 2018, Alzheimer’s and other dementias will cost the nation $277 Billion by 2050, these costs could rise as high as $1.1 trillion. Early and accurate diagnosis of Alzheimer’s Disease could save up to $7.9 trillion in medical and care costs
“An estimated 5.7 million Americans of all ages are living with Alzheimer’s. This number includes an estimated 5.5 million people age 65 and older and approximately 200,000 individuals under age 65″
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Today, More Than 5 Million Americans Are Living With Alzheimer’s Disease. By 2050 This Number Could Rise As High As 16 Million.
Arnold Bakker, M.A., Ph.D.
Arnold Bakker, Ph.D. graduated from Tilburg University in the Netherlands where he completed a Master’s degree in clinical neuropsychology. After c…Read More…
My research focuses on the cognitive neuroscience of human memory.
– Arnold Bakker, M.A., Ph.D.
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Alzheimer Caregiver Tips
15 Million Americans Provide Unpaid Care
Alzheimer Caregivers Provided An Estimated 8.4 BILLION Hours of Care Valued At Over $323 Billion.
Alzheimer’s takes a devastating toll on caregivers. Compared with caregivers of people without dementia, twice as many caregivers of those with dementia indicate substantial emotional, financial and physical difficulties.