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2/3 of Americans with Alzheimer's are women. www.Alz.org/facts

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In her 60s, a woman's risk for developing:
#Alzheimer's = 1 in 6
Breast Cancer = 1 in 11

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Alzheimer's #caregivers are superheroes!
www.alz.org/care

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89% of Americans want to know if they have Alzheimer's. Yet, 50% of people who have Alzheimer's don’t know it!

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African-Americans are 2x more likely to have Alzheimer's than whites. http://bit.ly/1eQQip3 #blackhistorymonth

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We're usually pretty big fans of purple, but lately we've been #UnitedInOrange. Go #Broncos!

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We're usually pretty big fans of purple, but lately we've been “United in Orange.” Go #Broncos!

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Friday Fact: In 2013,we provided Care Consultations to 5,417 people affected by #dementia. http://bit.ly/1d7EY9Z

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An American develops #Alzheimer's disease every 68 seconds.

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Holiday Travel Tips For The #Alzheimer's Caregiver

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In the United States, there are more than 15 million Alzheimer's and dementia #caregivers.

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Mike Zuendel tackled the 17.1 mile run up and over Imogene Pass.

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Do ONE thing & help 5+ million Americans with Alzheimer's? Register for the Walk to #EndAlz at www.alz.org/walk

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What activities do you or a loved one continue to enjoy post #Alzheimer's diagnosis? http://ow.ly/kjwF0

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"Maybe I'll Go To Paris Someday"- #Artwork from our Memories In The Making® #Art Auction: http://ow.ly/kGi5L

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Despite its high cost to society, #Alzheimer's receives less funding than other diseases.

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An #Alzheimer's diagnosis doesn't mean you stop living! What activities do you still enjoy? http://ow.ly/kjwF0

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The symptoms of #Alzheimer's disease are progressive, but there is still a life to live after a diagnosis.

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Take a step to #EndAlz on June 21! Be part of #TheLongestDay http://thelongestday.alz.org/

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Did you know that while symptoms are progressive, there is still a great deal of life to live with this disease?

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