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Other resources:

Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders Association
70 E. Lake Street, Suite 600
Chicago, Illinois
(800) 621-0379 or
(800) 572-6037 (in Illinois)

National Institute on Aging
N.I.A. Information Center
2209 Distribution Circle
Silver Springs, Maryland 20910

Special thanks for technical assistance to:

Art Monte
LifeAir Rehabilitation Division
Eagle Rock, CA

Craig Renstrom
H. R. Medical
San Fernando Valley, CA

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