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Report: Alzheimer’s disease to cost United States $20 trillion over next 40 years

May 19, 2010

Report: Alzheimer’s disease to cost United States $20 trillion over next 40 years
A new report from the Alzheimer’s Association, Changing the Trajectory of Alzheimer’s Disease: A National Imperative shows that in the absence of disease-modifying treatments, the cumulative costs of care for people with Alzheimer’s from 2010 to 2050 will exceed $20 trillion.
– Alzheimer’s Association

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