2018 Community Partnership: EIA & Alzheimer’s Association of San Antonio
The mission of the Alzheimer’s Association is to eliminate Alzheimer’s Disease through the advancement of research, to provide and enhance care and support for all affected, and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health.
Many of us know someone or have had a loved one face the disease, which is why we are committed to inspiring education, community awareness, and knowledge about prevention through our partnership with the Alzheimer’s Association.
Alzheimer’s can steal your imagination piece by piece. But with your help, imagine how we can end it.
Visit alz.org/PureImagination to learn how you can help fulfill our vision of a world without Alzheimer’s disease – a true golden ticket.
Alzheimer’s by the Numbers
- In the United States, someone develops Alzheimer’s every 66 seconds
- More than 5 million Americans are living with the disease
- It’s the only cause of death in the top 10 in America that cannot be prevented, cured or slowed
- Alzheimer’s disease is the sixth-leading cause of death in the United States