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Loss of smell linked to Alzheimer’s cognitive impairment and biomarkers
A research team lead by NIA scientists found strong connections between loss of sense of smell, and Alzheimer’s cognitive decline and biomarkers.
Richard Hodes
NAPA at 10: A decade of Alzheimer’s and related dementias research progress
For the 10-year anniversary of the National Plan to Address Alzheimer’s Disease we will pause to consider how far we have come.
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HHS Marks 10th Anniversary of the National Plan to Address Alzheimer’s Disease
The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is launching its month-long celebration of the 10th Anniversary of the National Plan to Address Alzheimer’s Disease, which was first released in May 2012 as part of the National Alzheimer's Project Act.