Alzheimer's disease affects a large population in Puerto Rico

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William Torres, a la derecha, del Departamento de Salud, dijo que tener información actualizada sobre la prevalencia de Alzheimer es importante para coordinar servicios. (Jose.rodriguez1@gfrmedia.com)

Approximately 27,000 people have been diagnosed with Cognitive disability in Puerto Rico. However there is not a register that keeps this number updated.

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