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The silent killer

By ninemsn staff
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Air date: Wednesday, March 14, 2012
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The silent killer
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Program focused on research finding a pill only, why can't research find out what CAUSES Dementia, so we can avoid it?
carmel hollier
, MOUNT ELIZA VIC
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After cancer and heart attacks, Alzheimers is the third biggest killer of Australians. And it is on its way to becoming the number one cause of death. And as Ray Martin reports, it’s not just the elderly who are getting it.

For more information about Alzheimer's support, visit: Alzheimer's Australia
www.fightdementia.org.au

Jane Verity’s organisation
www.dementiafoundation.org.au

The Lovell Foundation is a non-profit organisation providing accommodation services specifically for those with younger onset dementia.
www.lovellfoundation.com.au

or call the National Dementia Helpline on 1800 100 500.

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