How Much Progress Has Been Made In Alzheimer's Research?

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We're on the battle field finally after a long period of more or less ignoring the fact that there was a war, but we're not fighting it very intelligently, so President Obama recently announced an Alzheimer's initiative and put $50 million into Alzheimer's research, but I have to tell you that's a drop in the bucket.

That brings the total Alzheimer's funding federally up to about $600 million, comparatively that's really small compared to the funding for diseases like AIDS which is $2.6 billion, and where you need that kind of funding to make a real difference in whether or not you're going to drive towards a cure.