How BIG is the problem: Alzheimer’s and Dementia?
2018
In the US, 5.7 million people live with Alzheimer’s dementia.
Family and other unpaid caregivers provide 18.4 billion hours of care, worth over $232 billion!
2017
50 million people worldwide live with dementia!
Ages of People with Alzheimer’s Dementia in the United States, 2018
85+ years, 37%
65-74 years, 16%
75-84 years, 44%
<65 years, 4%
By the time you’ve taken to finish reading everything till here, 7 more people have developed dementia in the world!

Yeah, the problem’s definitely BIG. It’s staring. It’s real. And, we won’t forget.