Thursday, March 6, 2014

Alzheimer's related deaths have been underreported

They US Against Alzheimer's group has just pointed me to a new article published in the journal Neurology, which cites that deaths with Alzheimer's related components are far higher than previously established. Right up there with cancer and heart disease, US Against Alzheimer's say that the disease gets a tiny fraction of the funding.

Here's a link to their petition to Congress to get more funding for research.

And here's a layperson friendly article on the new research findings.

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