• 10 important updates for Alzheimer's & Brain Awareness Month

    9 days ago - By Healio

    Alzheimer's & Brain Awareness Month is commemorated each June to improve knowledge of Alzheimer's disease and other dementias, the burden of which could increase 178% by 2060 in the United States, according to CDC estimates.
    A recent Alzheimer's Association survey showed that primary care physicians are among those who may need greater awareness of dementias. Although 82% of PCPs acknowledged their role on the front lines of providing dementia care, 50% also said that they were “not at all prepared” or “not very prepared” to care for patients with
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