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The Memory and Aging Program at Butler Hospital is a world-wide leader in the fight against Alzheimer's. We are dedicated to developing breakthrough treatments for Alzheimer's disease through cutting-edge research into early detection and treatment.

Our research and future breakthroughs depend on the participation of people with normal memory who may be at risk for dementia and those who are already experiencing memory loss, as well as the support of committed community partners, supporters and volunteers.

PERISCOPE Clinical Trial Now Enrolling

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Individuals with mild Alzheimer’s disease may qualify to participate in a study to test an investigational medication aimed at slowing the progression of Alzheimer’s disease.


CrossFitting for A Cure: How One Woman Is Turning Fear Into Action in The Fight Against Alzheimer’s

Tracie Kurczy-Lussier and her family have suffered immense loss due to early-onset Alzheimer’s. Here’s how she’s using CrossFit to fight back.