Nov 20

New Blood Test May Determine Alzheimer’s 10 Years Early

By MD for Seniors

There’s good news for the senior community. A new blood test may be able to detect whether people will develop Alzheimer’s disease about a decade before its onset. This test would be able to detect the condition far earlier than any test currently available, Bloomberg News noted.

A long road ahead
The Alzheimer’s Association stated that approximately 5 million Americans are living with the condition. Someone in the U.S. develops the disease every 67 seconds. Having the ability to detect this condition early on could be life-changing.

The researchers noted that the test will need several more trials and replications …read more

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