Alzheimer's Association of Northeastern New York http://wamc.org en Alzheimer's Asso. of Northeastern New York http://wamc.org/post/alzheimers-asso-northeastern-new-york <p>In early March, Alzheimer&rsquo;s Association released its new facts and figures on the extent of the disease and its toll.&nbsp;They report that, in the United States, an estimated 5.4 million people are living with Alzheimer&rsquo;s disease, including at least 800,000 who live alone.&nbsp;</p><p>According the report, unless something is done to change the trajectory of the disease, as many as 16 million Americans will have Alzheimer&rsquo;s by 2050.</p> Wed, 18 Apr 2012 20:18:34 +0000 Joe Donahue 37082 at http://wamc.org