Alzheimer's Disease

~ Alexis Quiles

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Alzheimer's to Media

  • Sixth leading disease to cause dealth
  • More than five billion people have this in all ages
  • One in three older people die of Alzheimer's
  • Caregivers provides 175 billion hours without pay
  • Most caregivers are far distance
  • In 2013 it cost two hundred and three billion dollars for them and is expected to rise one point two trillion dollars before the year 2050


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Alzheimer's to Family

The person with Alzheimer's forget and get confused about who their family is. They even sometimes forget their own name! It comes with age, family usually does not notice it before hand. In the autopsy that is shown to family's shows clumps of tangled fibers in the brain. They often first show confusion, mild impairment movements, lost of smell, and even lost of language. There daily life's change forever and it only gets worse. For the reason of it spreading throughout the body.


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Alzheimer's Association Florida Gulf Coast
14010 Roosevelt Blvd., Suite 709, Clearwater, FL 33762

Alzheimer's Association National Office
225 N. Michigan Ave., Fl. 17, Chicago, IL 60601

Alzheimer's Association is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization.
Copyright © 2013 Alzheimer's Association®. All rights reserved.



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