Minority communities will be hit hardest by soaring rates of Alzheimer's disease
A woman suffering from Alzheimer's disease walks in a corridor on March 18, 2011 in a retirement house in Angervilliers, eastern France. [AFP]

It's time to stop side-stepping the obvious: In addition to affecting the lives of virtually all Americans in the coming years, Alzheimer's disease will devastate communities of color. We must act with urgency and coordinated force today to prevent that from happening. According to new data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Alzheimer's deaths…