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Resources

Organization Type Refer it for

National Institute on Aging (NIA)

Government site with information on research and practical resources for the aging population

General information of the disease, symptoms, and treatment. Also gives highlights from the research industry

Alzheimer's Association

World's leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.

Provides information about Alzheimer's disease, resources, research advances, publications, and events

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America

A non-profit foundation that raises public awareness about the disease

Information about care, services and member organizations

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