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This page has links to information created and maintained by government agencies and private organizations. These links provide additional information that may be useful to you.

  • ADEAR. Alzheimer’s Disease Education and Referral Center. U.S. National Institute on Aging.
    ADEAR maintains information on Alzheimer’s disease research, diagnosis, treatments, clinical trials and federal government programs and resources. AD Lib, ADEAR 's literature database, has nearly 8,500 materials related to Alzheimer's disease that includes fact sheets, textbook chapters, journal articles, brochures, teaching manuals, directories, videos and other media, bibliographies, program descriptions, monographs, newsletters and reports.

  • Alzheimer’s Disease Centers (ADCs) Directory. National Institutes of Health.
    Alzheimer’s Disease Centers offer diagnosis and medical management; clinical research and drug trials; and information about the disease, services and resources.

  • Alzheimer's Disease International (ADI).
    ADI is an international membership group of Alzheimer's associations. The ADI site links to member association sites throughout the world. It also provides information in several languages, statistics on the number of people with dementia worldwide, and the implications for the distribution of research funding, especially in developing countries.

  • Alzheimer's Society of Canada
    The Alzheimer's Society of Canada is a nationwide, not-for-profit health organization dedicated to helping people affected by Alzheimer's disease. The Society develops and provides support and educational programs for people with the disease, their families and their caregivers.

  • Alzheimer's Society UK
    The Alzheimer's Society is the UK's leading care and research charity for people with dementia and those who care for them. The Society provides information and support for those living with the disease, as well as training for professionals. The organization funds Alzheimer's research and helps build awareness through its campaigning efforts.

  • Alzheimer's Research Forum
    This Web site reports on the latest scientific findings, from basic research to clinical trials; creates and maintains public databases of essential research data and reagents; and produces discussion forums to promote debate, speed the dissemination of new ideas, and break down barriers across the numerous disciplines that can contribute to the global effort to cure Alzheimer's disease.

  • Drug Information. MedlinePlus Health Information.
    This Web site lists generic and brand names, precautions and side effects for more than 9,000 prescription and over-the-counter drugs from the United States Pharmacopeia (USP), a government agency that establishes standards for the make-up and use of medicines.

  • Fisher Center for Alzheimer’s Research.
    Fisher's site is a comprehensive portal for caregivers, family members, people living with Alzheimer's and the general public.

  • Mayo Clinic Alzheimer’s Disease Center.
    The Mayo Clinic Alzheimer’s Disease Center has easy to understand, practical in-depth information on Alzheimer’s and caregiving.

  • Web MD.com Alzheimer’s Health Center.
    This site has a broad range of information, with an emphasis on information for individuals who are concerned about memory problems or have Alzheimer’s disease.

Note: The Alzheimer's Association does not control or guarantee the accuracy, timeliness or completeness of this outside information.

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