I am walking to honor my many family members who I have lost to Alzheimer's disease. This year, we lost two members of the Merriam family within a week of each other. I am supporting their families and sending my love through my volunteer activities with the Alzheimer's Association.
- 6.2 Million Americans over the age of 65 have Alzheimers
- One in nine people age 65+ have this disease
- Age is the greatest risk factor
- Genetics/Family History is another important risk factor
Thank you for helping advance Alzheimer's support, care and research.
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