The number of people 65 and older with Alzheimer's dementia is projected to more than double by 2050 — from 5.8 million to 13.8 million

Source: Alzheimer's Association
Additional Information: Alzheimer's dementia specifically refers to the dementia caused by Alzheimer's disease. This does not include early stage Alzheimer's disease patients who have yet to develop dementia-like symptoms.
Reference: For more information, read the Alzheimer's Association analysis, "Alzheimer's Disease Facts and Figures." "Alzheimer's Disease Facts and Figures."

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