Catalyst: Arizona is a hot spot for research on Alzheimer’s disease
July 25, 2018
More than 3,000 people die from Alzheimer’s disease every year, and that’s according to the Center for Disease Control. Arizona also has a high percentage of people over the age of 65. Tonight on Catalyst, we learn why Arizona is becoming a hotbed of Alzheimer’s research.
Stopping Alzheimer’s disease means saving lives, but treating and slowing the disease means victims can live better lives before they die. We’re lucky to have two things going in our state: a strong commitment to research and medicine and volunteers.