As the American population ages, more and more people each year will be diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease or another form of dementia. Already, more than 5 million Americans have Alzheimer's, and most will need the help of family and friends to cope with their disease. Understanding the staggering size and scope of the challenge, as illustrated by these key facts in Caring.com's infographic, is the first step toward promoting awareness.
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