Press Releases

The following are official statements issued by UsAgainstAlzheimer’s in response to major national policy actions, industry events, breaking news, or organizational achievements. Please see the UsAgainstAlzheimer’s press kit page for additional information. For media requests, please contact Roger Lowe at rlowe@usagainstalzheimers.org or 202.494.3051

  • July 31, 2020

    COVID-19 Pandemic Closings and Isolation Could be Leading to Declines for People Living with Alzheimer’s

    The ongoing COVID-19 closures and restrictions, which have stretched nearly five months,...

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  • July 30, 2020

    UsAgainstAlzheimer’s Hails New Lancet Commission Findings that Up to 40 Percent of Dementia Cases Could be Prevented or Delayed

    UsAgainstAlzheimer’s (UsA2) today applauded The Lancet Commission’s release of new research showing...

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  • July 29, 2020

    New UsAgainstAlzheimer’s Research Shows What Matters Most to Patients and Caregivers in Drug Treatments

    UsAgainstAlzheimer’s (UsA2) today released five publications delivering first-of-their kind findings on outcomes...

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  • July 28, 2020

    UsA2 Statement on Promising New Research on Blood Tests for Alzheimer's

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  • July 17, 2020

    Broad Coalition of Health, Aging and Advocacy Groups Calls for National Prevention Goal for Alzheimer's and Related Dementias

    More than 80 health, aging and advocacy groups and leaders today called...

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  • July 08, 2020

    UsAgainstAlzheimer’s Calls Biogen Submission of Alzheimer’s Treatment for FDA Review and Approval an Exciting Step Forward

    George Vradenburg, chairman and co-founder of UsAgainstAlzheimer’s, issued the following statement.

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  • July 06, 2020

    UsA2 Calls for More Federal Research Funding for Alzheimer’s Disease

    U.S. House Appropriations Subcommittee proposes $35 million increase for FY 2021

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  • June 26, 2020

    Ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic Causing Severe Stress for Alzheimer’s Caregivers and Affecting Care for People with the Disease

    The COVID-19 pandemic and restrictions, now in their fourth month, have created...

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  • June 02, 2020

    UsAgainstAlzheimer’s Statement on the Death of George Floyd and the Social Justice Protests Across the Nation

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Dementia Caregiver's Report

Millenials and Dementia

This issue brief explores millennial caregiving in the United States with the goal of enhancing our understanding of the experiences and challenges of young adults providing care for a family member or friend living with Alzheimer’s disease or other dementias.