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The Obama administration plan to end Alzheimer’s disease by the year 2025 was announced May 15, 2012 by Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius. The plan pledges millions of dollars for researchers as well as for those providing care and services for people with Alzheimer’s disease. 

Sebelius said in the announcement that, "What we know is that a lot more needs to be done and it needs to be done right now, because people with Alzheimer's disease and their loved ones and caregivers need help right now.”

Read on for more information on the Obama plan for Alzheimer's and the Columbian family clincial trial:

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