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Alzheimer's facts and figures

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• 5.4 million Americans are living with Alzheimer’s disease.

• One in eight older Americans has Alzheimer’s disease.

• Alzheimer’s disease is the sixth-leading cause of death in the United States and the only cause of death among the top 10 in the United States that cannot be prevented, cured or even slowed.

• More than 15 million Americans provide unpaid care valued at $210 billion for persons with Alzheimer’s and other dementias.

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Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
I've worked at the Brainerd Dispatch with various duties since Dec. 7, 1983. Starting off as an Ad Designer and currently Director of Audience Development. The Dispatch has been an interesting and challenging place to work. I'm fortunate to have made many friends, both co-workers and customers.
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