At least 14 million baby-boomers, those born between 1946 and
1964 will develop Alzheimer’s disease or a related disorder in their
lifetime, doubling the number of persons with this disease today.
Currently, 5.3 million people in the United States have Alzheimer’s disease, including approximately 340,000 Texans. Nationally, Texas ranks third in Alzheimer’s disease cases and second in Alzheimer’s disease deaths. A new person develops Alzheimer’s disease every 70 seconds and current projections indicate that this rate will increase to one new case every 33 seconds by 2050.
For families with a loved one diagnosed with Alzheimer's related dementia's certified Alzheimer's care centers provides a safe and pleasing home environment. These specialized memory care communities are designed exclusively for individuals diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease and other types of memory impairments.
Alzheimer's Disease Facts and Statistics
Did you know that an estimated 5.3 million Americans of all ages have Alzheimer's disease in 2015.
Ways to Help Pay
for Alzheimer's Care
To help pay for care there are many options available aside from private pay including: Long Term Care Insurance, Veterans Benefits, and Medicaid as well as to preserve one's estate.
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