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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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African-Americans are at a higher risk for Alzheimer's
Learn more about disease, resources and support.
Alzheimer's: no link to mercury in brain or seafood consumption
First study to examine mercury levels and brain neuropathology


Third annual Brain Ball
Join us on May 6 for this exciting event!
Rx for dementia care providers
Register today for this March 5 conference for clincical and community-based service providers
One day to fight Alzheimer's
What will you do to fight Alzheimer's on June 20?
Advocacy Forum set for April 4 - 6
Register today for the nation's premier Alzheimer's advocacy event
Mark your calendar for Walk 2016!
Find a Walk near you -- and join us this fall in the fight to #ENDALZ!
Chapter Calendar
Find an education program, support group or upcoming event near you


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


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