Alzheimer’s Facts and Figures

Learn more about the latest data from the Alzheimer’s Association’s 2011 Alzheimer’s Disease Facts and Figures Report.  Click here to download your copy for free: http://www.alz.org/downloads/Facts_Figures_2011.pdf.

Did you know there are nearly 15 million Alzheimer’s and dementia caregivers providing 17 billion hours of unpaid care?  Family caregivers suffer emotionally and physically from the toll of caring for their loved ones.  As an assisted living or residential care provider you can help to ease their burden with the quality care you provide for your residents.

One Response to “Alzheimer’s Facts and Figures”

  1. I am trying to develop an evidence based project proposal on Down Syndrome and Dementia in the aging adult. I would welcome any expertise or resources you may point my way. This is for my MSN in Nursing Ed. What screening recommendations do progam nurses working with adults with developmental and intellectual disaility need to recommned for accurate diagnosis of fementis in Down Syndrome individuals? I need feedback asap by December 19th, 2011. Thank You for your input.
    Best regards,
    Lynne

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