Did you know Alzheimer’s disease is the nation’s sixth-leading cause of death? An estimated 5.4 million Americans are living with the disease and nearly 15 million are acting as caregivers. Women are at the epicenter of the Alzheimer’s epidemic. Nearly two-thirds of the Americans living with Alzheimer’s – and more than 60 percent of Alzheimer’s and dementia caregivers – are women. It’s time to take action by taking the field!
How can you get involved? By becoming active in your community and educating others about this heart-breaking disease, we can start to make a difference. Want to make a more immediate impact? Make a donation to RivALZ of Columbus.