|Title||Study: Racial disparities exist in cognitive health expectancies, despite educational attainment|
|Publication Type||Newspaper Article|
|Year of Publication||2020|
|Keywords||Alzheimer disease, Dementia, Education, race|
There are more than 5 million Americans living with Alzheimer’s disease, and 50 million with other dementias, according to figures from the Alzheimer’s Association. Research into these diseases and how to prevent them is key as more and more Americans live longer, raising their risk for developing cognitive impairment.