Bettering the Lives of Those With Alzheimer’s

June 8, 2018, 2:00 pm EST | Share:

CHARLESTON, SC (FOX 24 NEWS NOW) — June is National Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month, which is particularly important to South Carolina.

Did you know the Palmetto State suffers the highest Alzheimer’s death rate in the United States?

There are 89,000 South Carolinians living with the disease and more than 300,000 folks acting as their caretakers.

The Alzheimer’s Association is working to help those affected and their families and have a special event coming up for National Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month.

To learn more, please click here.