Safeguarding Yourself and Your Loved Ones from Coronavirus

The coronavirus – also known as COVID-19 – is of interest to communities and families across our nation and the world now, and it’s important that everyone has the correct information on who is at risk, what you can do to avoid it, and what to do if you think you have been affected.

UsAgainstAlzheimer’s Decries Federal Task Force’s Failure to Recognize Importance of Cognitive Screening

UsAgainstAlzheimer’s (UsA2) today urged patients to continue talking with their healthcare providers about ways to improve brain health, following a disappointing federal task force finding on the lack of evidence regarding the benefits of cognitive screening.

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.

COVID-19

USPSTF Recommendations

Heart Health is Brain Health

CEOi Partners with World Economic Forum

New Biomarkers Repository

More research and cautious optimism

  • 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.

  • New Federal Coronavirus Legislation Still Leaves Big Gaps for Dementia Caregivers

    It is disappointing that Congress stopped short of fully protecting family caregivers of older adults and individuals living with chronic conditions such as Alzheimer’s and dementia.
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    Promoting Brain Health During a Time of Social Distancing

    Here are a few recommendations for brain healthy social distancing from UsAgainstAlzheimer’s.
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    Safeguarding Yourself and Your Loved Ones from Coronavirus

    It’s important that everyone has the correct information on who is at risk, what you can do to avoid it, and what to do if you think you have been
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The Pulse of the Community: Volume 5, Spring 2020

The A-LIST transforms the stories of more than 7,500 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.