Healthy lifestyle is associated with a longer life expectancy, and they lived a larger proportion of their remaining years without Alzheimer’s. People living with Alzheimer’s and other dementias is expected to treble worldwide by 2050

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Has “treble” always been a replacement for “triple”?

concentrate_better19

Oh my… It is going to be hell to deal with these people. Too many people, infrastructure to take care of them lacking and basically not enough people to support them and take care of them. Many of them are going to be loose on the street. And not to mention we will probably have a lot of them in politics as well. I have worked in elderly care I know exactly what we will have to be dealing with.

Timebomb90

I remember my grandma Madsen (great grandma) having Alzheimer’s. To me it wasn’t that big of a deal when she forgot who I was It did hurt but I understood. However you could tell that she was just upset with herself for forgetting. She mistook me for my aunt and I had to tell her who I was and she looked so defeated. I want to be healthier so I don’t have to go through that

littlebaby957

Hey at least the number of people isn’t going to bass.

TheGeckomancer

Hopefully with interventions we can make that number fall off a clef

slabby