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Senate Aging Committee examines Alzheimer's in Washington
Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich (R), R-Ga., and former Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor (L), members of the Alzheimer's Study Group, chat with an Alzheimer's Association supporter before they testify about Alzheimer's disease before the Senate Special Committee on Aging on Capitol Hill in Washington on May 14, 2008. (UPI Photo/Roger L. Wollenberg)
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The Alzheimer's Association, incorporated on April 10, 1980 as the Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Disorders Association, Inc., is a non-profit American voluntary health organization which focuses on care, support and research for Alzheimer's disease.

The mission of the Alzheimer's Association is:

The vision of the Association is "a world without Alzheimer's disease." Approximately 24 million people worldwide are living with Alzheimer's, including 5 million Americans.

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It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Alzheimer's Association."
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