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10 Warning Signs

Memory loss that disrupts daily life may be a symptom of Alzheimer's or another dementia.
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Potential $300 million increase for Alzheimer's research
Bipartisan Congressional leaders propose historic increase in Alzheimer's research funding
Many Americans misinformed on lifestyle habits and dementia
New survey from Reader's Digest, Alzheimer's Association reveals many Americans don't realize certain habits can lower risk of cognitive decline


Registration open for our 2015 Walks
Seven Walks this fall. Find one near you!
Chapter Calendar
Find an education program, support group or upcoming event near you
10 ways to love your brain
Use these tips to help reduce your risk of cognitive decline
Alzheimer's Association International Conference
The world's largest forum for the dementia research and care community to be held in DC July 18 - 23
Join our women's movement
Get educated, engaged and empowered to wipe out Alzheimer's!
Open house scheduled for new Chapter satellite office
Join us for the official opening of our new office in Lanham, MD!


Online Caregiver Center
Info on daily care, safety, behaviors, care options and more
Early Stage Services
Newly diagnosed? We're here to help
Caregiver action plan
Use our free online tool to map out a customized plan
Alzheimer's Association TrialMatch
Learn more about participating in a clinical trial


Alzheimer's Association

Our vision is a world without Alzheimer's
Formed in 1980, the Alzheimer's Association is the world's leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.