More than 5 million Americans are suffering from Alzheimer’s disease. Alzheimer’s is the sixth leading cause of death in the United States. Of the top 10 causes of death Alzheimer’s is the only one that cannot be cured or prevented. One out of every eight senior citizens is living with Alzheimer’s disease. The costs associated with Alzheimer’s care totaled around $200 billion in 2012. Someone in America contracts Alzheimer’s disease every 68 seconds. Approximately 45% of people 85 years of age and older have Alzheimer’s disease.
Latest posts by Michael Robinson, Estate Planning Attorney (see all)
- Your Planning Can Help Your Loved Ones - August 21, 2019
- How Large of an Estate Can Pass Tax Free? - August 20, 2019
- 10 Things You May Not Know about Alzheimer’s Disease - August 15, 2019