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Dementia outbreak

Exceeding earlier projections, the number of dementia cases in China exploded to reach 9.2 million in 2010. Figures become staggering when the new data is fed into commonly accepted projections

Marilee Haraldsson
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Dementia outbreak

Exceeding earlier projections, the number of dementia cases in China exploded to reach 9.2 million in 2010. Figures become staggering when the new data is fed into commonly accepted projections

Marilee Haraldsson

September is celebrated as World Alzheimer’s Month

Giving national Alzheimer associations and likeminded groups an opportunity to raise awareness, September is celebrated as World Alzheimer’s Month with this year’s focus on the care required by people with dementia. Alzheimer’s Disease International plans to publish its World Alzheimer Report 2013 the same month.