Robert F. Schoeni

Schoeni and Freedman summarize the good and bad news on dementia trends among older Americans

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"Rate of dementia on the decline—but beware of growing numbers" - Michigan News. 4/16/2018.

In a special supplement to the Journals of Gerontology, Series B, Robert Schoeni, Vicki Freedman, and Kenneth Langa introduce an examination of dementia across the US. Emanating from an NIA-funded 2017 workshop, the nine featured papers in this supplement provide important new evidence on the prevalence, disparities, and trends in Alzheimer's disease and other related dementias among older Americans.

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Robert F. Schoeni
Vicki Freedman

Additional Media Coverage:

"Americans with a college education live longer without dementia and Alzheimer's" - Medical Xpress. 4/17/2018.

"Longer lives mean more people will have dementia" - Futurity. 4/18/2018.

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