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Posted on September 20, 2013 by Janet Umenta | 0 comments
On September 21, 2013, the world will celebrate Alzheimer’s Action Day, a day dedicated to raising awareness about the need for more funding, research, and support in the fight to end Alzheimer’s. Alzheimer’s is a neurodegenerative disease that causes severe cognitive decline in more than 18 million people globally, and is the 6th leading cause of death in the United States. Researchers suggest that by the year 2025, 34 million people will have developed Alzheimer’s. With more...