“Life is Unfair!”: The Injustices of Alzheimer’s Disease
Dana Olivia Dunn Territo [+]
Advocate for those affected by Alzheimer’s disease
Alzheimer’s disease is the only disease in the top ten causes of death in the U.S. that cannot be prevented, slowed, or cured. Financial contributions to research, caregiver burden, and towering healthcare costs are described in this chapter, showing the inequalities of Alzheimer’s disease in those areas as compared to other conditions like cancer and heart disease.