Yesterday, I posted about this with links to AAQI and The Wall of Remembrance.
Here are some facts about Alzheimer's in Louisiana:
Estimated number of people age 65 or older with the disease.
Think of the number of caregivers and family members these numbers indicate, just in Louisiana.
Here is a link to the Alzheimer's Association 2011 Facts and Figures. There is a list of statistics and predictions for each state included in this report, although you have to scroll down to find it.