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Alzheimer's quick facts infographic

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Alzheimer's disease quick facts infographic
Alzheimer's disease quick facts infographic
  • An estimated 5.3 million Americans have Alzheimer's.
  • 96% are seniors; 65 or older.
  • 1 in 3 seniors dies with Alzheimer's or another dementia.
  • It is the sixth leading cause of death in the United States and in Kentucky, which has 68,000 residents with Alzheimer's.
  • Nearly two thirds of all Americans with Alzheimer's are women.
  • 11% of U.S. seniors have Alzheimer's disease.
  • Someone in the U.S. develops the disease every 67 seconds.