Recent Statistics

Alzheimer’s exacts a staggering human and financial toll.  Research and public awareness are how we will slow, treat, and ultimately end this disease.

Recent Statistics Show:

  • One in ten Americans over 65 has Alzheimer’s.

  • Two-thirds of Americans 65 and older with Alzheimer’s are women.

  • Latinos develop Alzheimer’s at a rate 1.5 times higher than white Americans.

  • African Americans are two times more likely to develop Alzheimer’s.

 

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