How Alzheimer’s Disease affects women is an important health issue. I am proud to be raising awareness and funds for this issue through my roles as Honourary Chair of the Sex, Aging & Memory conference and as Chair of Women’s Brain Health Initiative. The Women’s Brain Health Initiative is a foundation that is raising awareness of these issues and funds for research into aging and the female brain, as well as education.
Click here to read more about the congressional briefing held by the Society for Women’s Health Research (SWHR) which detailed how Alzheimer’s Disease affects women as well as research into its cause, prevention and treatment.
Here’s a video that highlights the need for changes to Alzheimer’s research in order to learn more about its effects on females.