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Alzheimer's disease fundraiser

Published On: Dec 24 2013 05:50:41 AM EST   Updated On: Sep 06 2013 08:40:12 PM EDT
Alzheimer's Walk

Volunteers set up for the Alzheimer's walk at Bristol Motor Speedway on Friday.

BRISTOL, TENN. -

The annual walk to raise awareness about Alzheimer's disease is schedule to take place Saturday at Bristol Motor Speedway.

The event raises money for Alzheimer's research, care and support.

Across the nation, more than 600 communities will participate.

The event at BMS begins at 9:00AM with registration followed by the opening ceremonies at 10:00AM.

Alzheimer's disease is the nation's sixth-leading cause of death.