Bill Gates investing $50 million to fund research to fight Alzheimer’s disease.
Billionaire Bill Gates is personally investing $50 million to help fund research to find a treatment for Alzheimer’s disease, a type of dementia Gates says has struck members of his own family.
There is no cure for Alzheimer’s, which destroys memory and other mental processes, so Gates said he is investing his own money in the Dementia Discovery Fund, a private-public partnership to search for a solution.
The Affordable Care Act created an insurance marketplace for individuals and families to shop around for health and dental insurance coverage. Washington state has implemented its own state-based exchange, which we now call Washington Healthplanfinder. Since its inception, Washington Healthplanfinder has helped millions of Washingtonians enroll in coverage.
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