Understanding Alzheimer’s Disease as a Public Health IssueThe Alzheimer's Site
Public health works on a population level to achieve lasting change in preventing disease and promoting health. For something to be a public health concern, it has to involve a large burden, major impact, and ways to intervene.
Alzheimer’s is increasingly being seen as one of the largest future demands of the public and personal health to the national healthcare system. To cope, there has to be solid plan in place before this challenge becomes a crisis.