BrightFocus Statement on Ben Bradlee

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CLARKSBURG, MDBrightFocus Foundation extends its deepest sympathies to the family of Ben Bradlee. Mr. Bradlee, a giant in the field of journalism, leaves behind an historic, lasting legacy.

The sadness of Mr. Bradlee's passing yesterday is yet another reminder of how Alzheimer's tragically touches people from all walks of life, in all corners of our nation and our world. On this occasion, we urge public and private sector leaders to redouble their efforts to find a cure for Alzheimer's.

BrightFocus Foundation is a nonprofit organization supporting research and public education to help eradicate brain and eye diseases, including Alzheimer's disease, macular degeneration and glaucoma. For more information, call 1-800-437-2423.