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Coping with Alzheimer’s Disease

 

Last updated 4/8/2017 at Noon

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Assemblymember Marie Waldron

AD-75 (R)

As with so many issues involving medical research and healthcare, San Diego County is ground zero in the battle against Alzheimer’s Disease. That’s why I was so pleased to help moderate “A Community Discussion on Alzheimer’s," sponsored by Biocom and Biogen.

All aspects of the disease were covered, including its impact, as well as scientific research that may eventually find a cure.

It is estimated that 65,000 persons live with the disease locally, a number expected to increase to 94,000 by 2030. Another 150,000 San Diegans car...



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