Transforming Health Care Through Evidence and Collaboration
Transforming Health Care Through Evidence and Collaboration
July 2019

New data from the CDC provides a state-by-state look of Alzheimer’s Disease, caregiving and mental health.

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The prevalence of Alzheimer's disease in the U.S. is projected to double over the next few decades as researchers search for an elusive cure.

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Part 3 examined the work of the National Institutes of Health to develop a universal flu vaccine that could better protect the public against pandemic threats by targeting the structure of the flu virus that does not change from strain to strain.

Part 2 explored the role that animals play in pandemics. Every major flu pandemic that has killed a lot of humans followed a pattern of moving from wild birds to domestic animals to people, but we rely on chicken eggs and mammal cells for vaccine production.

Part 1 looked at flu pandemics in the last century and risks we face today of a new flu strain emerging that is more deadly than seasonal flu. One woman shared her personal story of battling the deadly virus, which temporarily placed her on life support.