Washington Post (February 5, 2015): Alzheimer’s Costs Could Soar to $1 Trillion a Year by 2050, Report Says

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Washington Post (February 5, 2015): Alzheimer’s Costs Could Soar to $1 Trillion a Year by 2050, Report Says

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Thu, 02/05/2015

A report issued Thursday on the financial impact of Alzheimer’s disease in the United States warns that it could soar to more than $1 trillion a year by 2050, with much of it borne by the federal government, unless action is taken to shift current tSee Original Article

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