This is the latest audio dispatch live from Mt. Everest; the third of Alan’s 7 Summits climbs.
Click to hear the audio: Everest 2011 Summit Call
These climbs are to raise Alzheimer’s awareness and $1M for research. Please donate today.
Memories are Everything
Research funding for Alzheimer’s is less than 0.3 percent of medical care cost for the disease. For cancer, it’s 3 percent; for HIV/AIDS, it is 20 percent (source: UsAgainstAlzheimer's)
Alzheimer's disease is the only cause of death among the top 10 in the United States that cannot be prevented, cured or even slowed