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Delaying the onset of Alzheimer’s by only 5 years could reduce the number of people with Alzheimer’s by almost 50% after 50 years.

Brookmeyer R, Gray S, Kawas C. Projections of Alzheimer’s Disease in the United States and the Public Health Impact of Delaying Disease Onset. Am J Public Health. 1998; 88(9): 1337-42. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1509089/

Reference

Title
Projections of Alzheimer’s Disease in the United States and the Public Health Impact of Delaying Disease Onset
Publication
Am J Public Health
Publication Date
1998
Authors
Brookmeyer R, Gray S, Kawas C
Volume & Issue
Volume 88, Issue 9
Pages
1337-42
URL
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