BrightFocus, through our active involvement with the LEAD Coalition, joined other national organizations on letters to the House and Senate, endorsing the bill as a way to expand public education and awareness around Alzhiemer’s and related dementias.
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Diane Bovenkamp, Ph.D., Vice President of Scientific Affairs at BrightFocus Foundation answered reader questions about how to prevent or treat vision problems, what resources you can turn to for help, and current research on Alzheimer’s and eyesight.
Leaders Engaged on Alzheimer’s Disease (LEAD Coalition) released an in-depth Issue Brief on Medicaid and Dementia, detailing how the program is indispensable for many individuals with significant health care needs, and why the program should not be cut.
Diane Bovenkamp, PhD, Vice President, Scientific Affairs at BrightFocus Foundation summarizes some of the promising research underway across a wide range of scientific approaches, which may slow, treat, and eventually cure Alzheimer's disease.