• Americans Suffering from Alzheimer's Will Double by 2060

    3 days ago - By Medindia Health

    Study highlights the need to develop measures that could slow the progression of Alzheimer's disease in people.
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  • 6 million Americans have Alzheimer's disease, cognitive impairment

    6 million Americans have Alzheimer's disease, cognitive impairment

    3 days ago - By Healio

    Just more than 6 million people in the United States are living with Alzheimer's Disease or mild cognitive impairment and these totals are expected to climb to 15 million by 2060, according to a new forecast published in Alzheimer's & Dementia: The Journal of the Alzheimer's Association.
    Researchers developed a multistate model incorporating preclinical biomarkers for Alzheimer's disease to determine the prevalence of preclinical and clinical AD and the effects of primary and secondary prevention interventions in the United States.
    Data from the model showed
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