The Alzheimer’s Association 2015 Alzheimer’s Disease Facts and Figures is an excellent resource for patients, families, friends, and others stakeholder. The Association say of this report:
2015 Alzheimer’s Disease Facts and Figures is a statistical resource for U.S. data related to Alzheimer’s disease, the most common cause of dementia, as well as other dementias. Background and context for interpretation of the data are contained in the Overview. This information includes descriptions of the various causes of dementia and a summary of current knowledge about Alzheimer’s disease. Additional sections address prevalence, mortality and morbidity, caregiving and use and costs of health care. The Special Report addresses issues surrounding the disclosure of an Alzheimer’s diagnosis to individuals with the disease.
To read the full report, click here.