Alzheimer's Disease Education And Referral Center

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Alzheimer's Disease Education And Referral Center

A public, US government-funded resource created by the US Congress in 1992 to compile, archive and disseminate information concerning Alzheimer’s disease. The ADEAR Center is a service of the National Institute on Aging, one of the federal government’s National Institutes of Health, and operates under the aegis of the US Department of Health and Human Services.
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gov/alzheimers: A resource funded by the US National Institute on Aging, the ADEAR Center strives to be a current, comprehensive, unbiased source of information about AD.
Founded as a part of the National Institutes of Health, the ADEAR Center offers up-to-date information about Alzheimer's disease for patients, caregivers and professionals.
The ADEAR Center is a service of the National Institute on Aging, which is one of the National Institutes of Health, under the U.
Alzheimer's Disease Education and Referral Center (ADEAR), ADEAR Center, P0 Box 8250, Silver Spring, MD 20907-8250, Tel: (800) 438-4380; www.
To find out more about these studies, contact the NIA's ADEAR Center at 1-800-438-4380 or visit the ADEAR Center website at www.
The ADEAR Center offers information about diagnosis, treatment, patient care, caregiver needs, long-term care, education and training, and AD research.
The ADEAR Center, part of the NIA, provides publications and information on AD, including booklets on caregiving, fact sheets and reports on research findings, a database of clinical trials, recommended reading lists, and the Progress Report on Alzheimer's Disease.
gov, or call the ADEAR Center toll-free at 1-800-438-4380.
See page 20 for information on contacting the ADEAR Center and a variety of other helpful organizations.
The ADEAR Center also maintains a database of AD clinical trials, develops recommended reading lists, and provides referrals to local AD resources.
NIA has provided funding to the ADCs to help recruit additional study participants, and the ADEAR Center is collaborating with the Alzheimer's Association to develop media and community outreach programs to foster participation in this Initiative.
A service of NIA, the ADEAR Center offers free publications and information on diagnosis, treatment, patient care, caregiver needs, long-term care, education and training, and research related to Alzheimer's disease.