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Eric Bergeson

Down on the Farm: Alzheimer's advocacy

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As science finds cures for many diseases, people live longer. However, the longer we live, the more likely we will acquire the disease for which, as yet, there is no cure: Alzheimer's.

If you are over 85, there is a 50 percent chance that you have Alzheimer's. According to the Alzheimer's Association, the disease costs our medical system an astonishing $200 billion per year.

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