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 By Martie Cruz

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What are you doing on Wednesday, Jan. 25, at 10/9c? If you're concerned about the fight against Alzheimer's and dementia – whether on a personal level, or a national one – we recommend that you spend that time watching Every Minute Counts, a new PBS documentary that's been called an "urgent wake-up call about the national threat posed by Alzheimer's disease."

 

Home Instead Senior Care is proud to be a sponsor of this groundbreaking documentary that interweaves commentary from industry experts with personal stories of families living with Alzheimer's.

 

Every Minute Counts stresses the urgency of finding a cure, by bringing to light the national economic impact that Alzheimer's will have: threatening to bankrupt Medicare, Medicaid and families all over the country. It also highlights some of the health and safety risks associated with the disease.

 

You can watch a preview of Every Minute Counts here. For more information about caring for people with Alzheimer's and dementia, please contact us.


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