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Alzheimer’s research brings hope for Gainesville patients

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Alzheimer’s disease is the fifth-leading cause of death for people aged 65 and older in the United States. As a result, the Obama Administration is pushing for an increase in Alzheimer research. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Alex de Armas tells us how this 50 million dollar effort to fight Alzheimer’s brings optimism to the Gainesville community.

[audio:http://www.wuft.org/news/files/2012/03/FP-Alzheimers.mp3|titles=FP Alzheimer’s]

About Ethan Magoc

Ethan is a journalist at WUFT News. He's a Pennsylvania native who found a home reporting Florida's stories. Reach him by emailing emagoc@wuft.org or calling 352-294-1525.

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