Join the Movement to Cure Alzheimer's Disease 8. October 2010 0 Senior Caregiving, Caregiver Jobs, Caregiving Issues (1) Us Against Alzheimer's has formed to create a movement to stop Alzheimer's Disease by 2020. By spreading the word about Alzheimer's, communicating with politicians to promote legislative support of research and clinical trials, Us Against Alzheimer's will work to keep the conversation moving. Alzheimer's Disease Statistics One in Eight Seniors Age 65 of Older Have the Disease 36 Million People Worldwide are Afflicted with Alzheimer's Disease 6th Leading Cause of Death in the U.S.A. Researchers believe it is possible to find a cure for Alzheimer's Disease by 2020. More than 500 clinical trials have been conducted to identify a possible treatment. By joining the movement "Us Against Alzheimer's Disease", you will help push for more legislation to fund more research to find a cure and support seniors living with the disease. This includes considering the costs of caring for seniors with Alzheimer's Disease - you may find the actual daily prices of nursing homes nationwide and senior care agencies on Caregiverlist, to learn more about the financial impact of this disease.