Jan 23, 2017

Alzheimer’s Every Minute Counts

Alzheimer’s: Every Minute Counts, will premier on January 25, 2017, at 10pm ET on PBS. This film is an urgent wake-up call about the national threat posed by Alzheimer’s disease.


The future costs for Alzheimer’s threaten to bankrupt Medicare, Medicaid, and the life savings of millions of Americans.
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The future costs for Alzheimer’s threaten to bankrupt Medicare, Medicaid, and the life savings of millions of Americans. It is estimated that if the number of patients triples as projected in the years ahead, the costs to care for them will exceed $1.1 trillion.





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6 Ways to Reduce Alzheimer's Risk and Keep Your Brain Healthy As You Age


In the 6 Ways to Reduce Alzheimer's Risk and Keep Your Brain Healthy As You Age video you will learn from Rudy Tanzi about the 6 most important things you can do to help protect your brain against dementia; and, how to store up synapses as you age to help your brain ward off dementia.

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Rudy Tanzi, Ph.D., is chair of the Cure Alzheimer's Fund Research Consortium, and was named one of TIME Magazine's '100 Most Influential People of 2015'.


Alzheimer’s: Every Minute Counts, will premier on January 25, 2017, at 10pm ET on PBS.

With power and passion, Alzheimer’s: Every Minute Counts weaves together expert commentary with compelling personal stories filmed around the country that represent previews of the future happening today.

Visit the official PBS Alzheimer’s: Every Minute Counts website.

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