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Daily News Headline 3/20/14

posted Mar 20, 2014, 4:23 AM by Nancy Berry
In the news this morning, according to a report released yesterday by the Alzheimer's Association, the number of Americans living with the disease will rise to 16 million by 2050.  Women over 65 will have a 1 in 6 chance to develop the disease while 1 in 11 men will be afflicted.  The cost of treating Alzheimers by 2050 is projected to be 1.2 trillion dollars.  There is currently no cure for the disease.