Group: 135 Million People Will Be Living With Dementia By 2050.

USA Today (12/5, Weintraub) reports that according to a policy brief released Dec. 4 “from Alzheimer’s Disease International [ADI], a federation of advocacy and research organizations…135 million people worldwide will be living with dementia by 2050.” Driven primarily “by increases in China and sub-Saharan Africa,” the updated “prediction is 17% above previous ones.”

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— “Estimate: 135 million worldwide with dementia by 2050, “Karen Weintraub, USA Today, December 5, 2013.

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