Alzheimer’s Association Webinar Tackles Care Disparities for Blacks in US

Alzheimer’s Association Webinar Tackles Care Disparities for Blacks in US

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Alzheimer’s Association Webinar Tackles Care Disparities for Blacks in US

Older Blacks in the U.S. are twice as likely to develop Alzheimer’s disease (AD) as whites of a similar age, and they’re less likely to be diagnosed. Such a health disparity is why the Alzheimer’s Association is presenting a webinar on Feb. 18, marking Black History Month. Called “Creating a Path Forward: Reaching Health Equity and Reducing Health Disparities in Alzheimer’s and Dementia,” the free program runs from 1 to 3 p.m. ET. Go here…

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