Alzheimer's Foundation of America

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Foundation of America

Press Releases

“Alzheimer’s Walk in the Park” Scheduled for October 13th Hosted by the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America & Town of Babylon

Proceeds will support local families living with Alzheimer’s disease       NEW YORK (August 16, 2018) —The Alzheimer’s Foundation of America (AFA), together with

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Alzheimer’s Foundation of America and Bluestone Physician Services to Provide Free Memory Screenings at Minnesota State Fair

NEW YORK (August 16, 2018)—The Alzheimer’s Foundation of America (AFA) and Bluestone Physician Services announced that they will be offering complimentary memory screenings at this

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Alzheimer’s Foundation of America Awards $115,000 in Grants to Fund Respite Care Services for Families Affected by Alzheimer’s

 23 Organizations in 15 States Receiving Grant Funds To Help Family Caregivers (July 10, 2018) —  The Alzheimer’s Foundation of America (AFA) announced that it

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Alzheimer’s Foundation of America Chooses Thelma’s Place, of Canby, Oregon, as National Winner of its Brodsky Innovation Grant

Organization Will Receive $25,000 Grant to Create Intergenerational Sensory Garden for Individuals with Alzheimer’s and Young Children (July 5, 2018)— The Alzheimer’s Foundation of America

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Alzheimer’s Foundation of America Awards College Scholarships to Students Impacted by Alzheimer’s Disease

(July 2, 2018) —  The Alzheimer’s Foundation of America recently awarded $30,000 in scholarships to 30 high school students from 25 states across the country

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Alzheimer's Foundation of America's Statement on Senate Appropriations Committee Approval of FY 2019 Funding Increase for Alzheimer's Disease Research

(June 29, 2018)— The Senate Appropriations Committee approved a package that includes a $425 million increase in funding for Alzheimer’s disease research at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in fiscal year

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Alzheimer’s Foundation of America Grant to Stony Brook Medicine to Investigate Development of More Targeted Treatment

(May 31, 2018)—The Alzheimer’s Foundation of America (AFA) is awarding $206,184 over the next three years to Stony Brook Medicine to support an innovative Positron

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Kmart Pharmacy Joins Alzheimer’s Foundation of America to Raise Awareness and Offer Free Memory Screenings Nationwide this May

(April 26, 2018)- The Alzheimer’s Foundation of America (AFA) and Kmart Pharmacy are continuing their strong collaboration in 2018, as Kmart will conduct free memory

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AFA: How Federal Spending Deal Impacts Individuals with Alzheimer’s

March 22, 2018 Here's how the Omnibus Federal Spending Deal impacts individuals with Alzheimer's disease: Boost to NIA/NIH Funding The omnibus federal spending deal, currently

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AFA: Increased Spending at the NIH Paves the Way for a Much-Needed Boost to Funding for Alzheimer’s Research

(February 9, 2018)—Congressional leaders have agreed to a two-year budget package that calls for increasing spending at the National Institutes of  Health (NIH) by $2

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