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Every day, families across our country confront the tragic realities of Alzheimer's disease -- an irreversible, fatal illness that robs men and women of their cherished memories and leads to progressive mental and physical impairments. Millions of individuals suffer from this debilitating ailment, and millions more shoulder profound emotional and financial burdens by serving as caregivers for their loved ones.

USAgainstAlzheimer's Calls on Political, Business, and Civic Leaders to Strengthen Support and Investment in Alzheimer's Research

NEW YORK, NY—Several leading groups involved in Alzheimer’s disease or related issues are pioneering a new way of communicating with caregivers of individuals affected by the brain disorder through the development of #TalkAlz, a monthly discussion in the Twittersphere on the second Tuesday of every month at 12 p.m. (ET).

Prepared Remarks of George Vradenburg
Before the National Alzheimer's Advisory Council Inaugural Meeting

I speak today as the Co-Founder and Chairman of USAgainstAlzheimer’s, a national advocacy campaign and network committed to mobilizing the national political will to tackle Alzheimer’s disease. I also serve as the co-convener of Leaders Engaged in Alzheimer’s Disease, a network of over 20 Alzheimer’s-serving organizations serving millions of Americans affected by Alzheimer’s.

Study found insulin nasal spray may fight memory loss in Alzheimer’s patients

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