This American Heart Month, Give Your Brain Some Love

This February, our team at UsAgainstAlzheimer’s is celebrating American Heart Month. We are joining with advocacy groups, including the American Heart Association and AARP, to encourage people to take action to improve their cardiovascular health – and in doing so, improve their brain health, too.

New Partnership to Accelerate the Fight Against Alzheimer’s Disease

World Economic Forum will partner over the next year with the Global CEO Initiative (CEOi) to form a Coalition to accelerate treatments for Alzheimer’s Disease

UsAgainstAlzheimer’s Launches Online Biomarkers Repository to Track Alzheimer’s Research

In an important step to advance Alzheimer’s research, UsAgainstAlzheimer’s today announced the creation of a new online Biomarkers Repository to track research into Alzheimer’s biomarkers and diagnostics. The constantly-evolving Biomarkers Repository will help policymakers, healthcare system leaders and scientific community better understand and support personalized medicine.

The prescription for an effective treatment or cure for Alzheimer’s: More research and cautious optimism

It’s been an exciting few weeks in the Alzheimer’s world – a world that hasn’t seen a new drug in 15 years. All of the activity has raised a lot of questions around the world’s progress toward a cure.

It’s time to pick up the pace on Alzheimer’s prevention

Milken Institute report urges our nation to double down on efforts to reduce the cost and risk of dementia and outlines a series of recommended action steps.

Four Leading Alzheimer’s Organizations Agree on Need For National, Time-Based Prevention Goal

Director of the National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Senior Director of Center for the Future of Aging, and Leading U.S. Alzheimer’s Researcher Resoundingly Support UsAgainstAlzheimer’s Call for a Time-based Alzheimer’s Prevention Goal

Heart Health is Brain Health

CEOi Partners with World Economic Forum

New Biomarkers Repository

More research and cautious optimism

Reducing Cost and Risk

National Prevention Goal

  • A Letter from Our Chairman

    UsAgainstAlzheimer’s Brain Health Partnership has issued a Call to Action white paper outlining recommendations for building a better system of care to promote brain health and fight back against Alzheimer’s.

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We Are Committed to Stopping Alzheimer's by 2020.

  • Addressing Injustice in Alzheimer’s and Bringing Brain Health Equity to Communities of Color

    April is National Minority Health Month, and it presents a good opportunity for all of us to reflect on the numerous challenges and injustices communities of color face when it

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  • Creating an Optimal System of Care for Brain Health

    Creating an Optimal System of Care for Brain Health
    We’ve defined the problem. Now it’s time to fix it.

    By Kelly O’Brien
    Executive Director, Brain Health Partnership

    The results are

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    Angels in Arms

    Greg O’Brien is living with early onset Alzheimer’s. He recently spoke at a provider conference, and recounted the story of his travel home…
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The Pulse of the Community: Volume 4, Fall 2019

The A-LIST transforms the stories of more than 8,000 people living with Alzheimer’s or other dementias into evidence-based insights by providing unique, rapid-response, self-reported data through virtual surveys on what matters most on a wide range of Alzheimer’s-related topics. The A-LIST offers a powerful and validating voice for those living with Alzheimer’s and those caring for them, and a pathway to help expand treatments and accelerate toward a cure.