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Florida Baby Boomers Face Alzheimer's Epidemic

64% Increase in Cases Expected by 2025

World-Renowned Harvard Alzheimer’s Doctor Discusses Latest Research for Finding a Cure for Alzheimer’s in North Sewall’s Point

North Sewall’s Point, FL --- Up to 16 million Americans could have Alzheimer’s disease by the year 2050 if a prevention or cure is not found during the next few years was the key message of a presentation by Dr. Rudolph E. Tanzi, Director of the Genetics and Aging Research Unit at Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School, this past weekend at the North Sewall’s Point home of Phyllis and Jerry Rappaport, one of the founder’s of the Cure Alzheimer’s Fund.

Alzheimer's Research Takes Hit In Bush Budget

HHS spending on Alzheimer's disease would fall from $652 million to $645 million.