Tuesday, November 9, 2010
The Shriver Report
"A Woman‘s Nation Takes on Alzheimer's" sounds the alarm for Americans—women, men, government leaders, corporations, nonproﬁts, churches and the press—to understand that almost a third of Americans have a family member with Alzheimer's and that women are effectively a gender under siege by this disease. Other reports on Alzheimer's exist. But this one—backed by an extensive, scientiﬁc poll, buttressed by in-depth chapters by experts and salted with dozens of poignant, revealing essays and original photography commissioned exclusively for this report—is the ﬁrst to underscore the impact of the disease on women and how that impact is compounded by the increased risk women have of developing the disease. Learn more here.