The Walk to End Alzheimer’s

Posted:November 11, 2016

The Labor First team is participating in tomorrow’s Walk to End Alzheimer’s at Citizens Bank Park. The Philadelphia Walk to End Alzheimer’s is part of a nationwide series of advocacy and fundraising events hosted by the Alzheimer’s Association.

There is currently no cure for Alzheimer’s disease. Symptoms of Alzheimer’s such as dementia were once considered a common part of aging. It’s now known that Alzheimer’s is a physiological disease. Ongoing research has led to treatments and medications that help lessen symptoms, but there’s still a lot of work ahead for researchers looking for a cure.