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Walk held in Utica to educate about Alzheimer's Disease
UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - Millions of Americans suffer from Alzheimer's Disease and on Sunday, nearly 400 people in Utica helped spread awareness of the disease and raise money to curb it.
The 2012 Walk To End Alzheimer's took place on the campus of the Masonic Care Community Sunday morning.
Alzheimer's Disease is a growing epidemic and is now the nation's sixth-leading cause of death. There are nearly 50,000 people living with the disease in New York State alone.