Every 67 seconds, someone in the United States will develop Alzheimer’s disease. Nearly two thirds of Americans living with Alzheimer’s are women.

November is National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month, so test your knowledge about Alzheimer’s disease. View the Alzheimer’s Association video below featuring essential statistics about how Alzheimer’s disease touches the lives of millions of Americans who care for loved ones, live with the disease or pay for healthcare:


Kindred Healthcare, RehabCare’s parent company, has partnered with the Alzheimer’s Association since 2004 in support of their national walks toward finding a cure. Many of our facilities hold bake sales, host yard sales and participate in other events to raise funds. For more information about Kindred’s partnership, amounts raised and ways to get involved, please visit our page on the Alzheimer’s Association website.

 

Bookmark www.alz.org to stay abreast of the latest news and research surrounding prevention and pharmaceutical developments. Here on RehabCare Advantage, we will continue to share best practices and new techniques in the field of cognitive therapy.