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More Americans with Alzheimer’s Are Dying at Home

Alzheimer’s deaths in hospitals and nursing homes or other long-term care facilities shrank from more than 80 percent to 60 percent over 15 years.

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How To Help Alzheimer’s Patients Enjoy Life, Not Just ‘Fade Away’

Alzheimer’s disease has an unusual distinction: It’s the illness that Americans fear most; more than cancer, stroke or heart disease.

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PBS documentary examines drive to find Alzheimer treatment

The cost of this coming epidemic is destined to be financially ruinous, not only on an individual basis, but also as a public-health crisis nationwide.

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Young man seeking to solve an age old disease: Alzheimer’s

While others his age were working in summer jobs … Wallack , adorned in a white lab coat, was retrieving refrigerated test materials at the Boston University School of Medicine’s Molecular Psychiatry and Aging Laboratory.

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