The truth behind America’s ‘dropping’ dementia ratesBarry Smith
Rates of a disease going down is always a good thing to hear, but those headlines can be deceiving. Knowing how they came to those numbers is always something good to find out. Likewise, knowing a bit more can help uncover the best steps toward preventing or living with dementia.
Recent research has found that the proportion of older adults living with dementia in the U.S. has dropped in the last decade, but overall, more and more Americans are being diagnosed. How can this be?