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Preparing For The Looming Dementia Crisis

Nov 28, 2012 (Talk of the Nation) — According to the World Health Organization, about 36 million people worldwide currently suffer from some degree of dementia, including Alzheimer's disease. Experts predict the number is set to double by 2030. Most families and health care systems are largely unprepared.

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Stephen Hall, adjunct professor of science journalism, New York University and Columbia University
Claudia Fine, chief professional officer, Senior Bridge

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