In Oregon, it’s the sixth leading cause of death and affects 65,000 of your relatives, friends, coworkers or neighbors. Five million Americans are impacted. This looming health crisis will cost us $1.1 trillion.
Alzheimer’s disease hits close to home — my father-in-law succumbed in 2002 after a 10-year battle — but it also strikes Oregonians everywhere. With no way to slow Alzheimer’s, a recent study predicts 13.9 million Americans could be impacted by 2060. We must overcome this terrible disease NOW!
To help #ENDALZ, come to Eugene’s Walk to End . . .