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Blood Test to Detect Alzheimer’s Moves Closer to Reality

Researchers believe game-changing test will be available to doctors in two years. A simple blood test may be able to tell you whether you have Alzheimer’s disease and, in some cases, it can detect the...

Flu, Pneumonia Vaccinations Tied to Lower Risk of Alzheimer’s

At least one flu vaccination was associated with a 17% reduction in Alzheimer’s incidence. More frequent flu vaccination was associated with another 13% reduction in Alzheimer’s incidence. Vaccination against pneumonia...

Early Learning May Help Prevent Cognitive Decline in Old Age

A new study has found that people who engaged in learning activities as children — studying foreign languages, being read to, looking at atlases, books and other learning materials, playing games that stimulate the...

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