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September 21st was World Alzheimer’s Day.  If you know of someone with Alzheimer’s or a caregiver of someone with the disease, it is always a Day to Remember (September 21st or not)  – with a prayer, a card, a note, a thought.

World Alzheimer’s Day brings attention to startling statistics

September 21st was World Alzheimer’s Day, meant to raise awareness to these kinds of startling statistics:-more than 35 million people worldwide have some sort of dementia
-by 2030 that number is expected to almost double and triple by 2050
-more than 5 million people in the U.S. have Alzheimer’s disease
-locally, more than 14,000 people in San Luis Obispo and Santa Barbara counties have Alzheimer’s.

 

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