Our annual Facts and Figures report reveals the burden of Alzheimer’s and dementia. Share the facts and join the fight at https://www.alz.org/facts.
These are the facts about the Alzheimer’s crisis:
— More than 6 million Americans are living with Alzheimer’s.
— Over 11 million Americans provide unpaid care for people with Alzheimer’s or other dementias.
— In 2020, COVID-19 contributed to a 17% increase in Alzheimer’s and dementia deaths.
— More than 80% of Americans know little or are not familiar with mild cognitive impairment (MCI), which can be an early stage of Alzheimer’s.
The Alzheimer’s Association is leading the fight against Alzheimer’s and all other dementia, but we need your help. Share the facts and join the fight at https://www.alz.org/facts.
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