Deaths from Alzheimer’s Drastically Underreported

On May 18, 2014, Posted by , In Alzheimer's Disease,Caregivers, By ,,, , With Comments Off on Deaths from Alzheimer’s Drastically Underreported

Six times as many Americans dying from Alzheimer’s than previously reported A new analysis of thousands of death certificates suggests that six times as many people die from Alzheimer’s disease than is currently thought. “We know that five million people are living with Alzheimer’s disease,” says study author Bryan James, Ph.D., assistant professor…