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Blood Test For Alzheimer’s Disease A Step Closer

An experimental blood test was highly accurate at distinguishing people with Alzheimer’s disease from those without it in several studies, boosting hopes that there soon may be a simple way to help diagnose this most common form of dementia.

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Sunglasses: Myths That Could Damage Your Vision

Did you know that too much sun on unprotected eyes increases the risk of eye disease? The good news is that prevention is simple.

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Coronavirus: Americans Lose Ground Against Other Health Threats

Antibiotics revolutionized the care of infections. Vaccines turned deadly childhood diseases into distant memories.

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How To Keep Flu Germs From Spreading In Your Home

Flu season can take its toll on your health, but one way to fight the virus is to stop the spread of germs at home. 

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Blood Test Is Fairly Accurate At Identifying Early Alzheimer’s

Up to two decades before people develop the characteristic memory loss and confusion of Alzheimer’s disease, damaging clumps of protein start to build up in their brains.

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Why Alzheimer’s Risk For Women Differs From Men

Two-thirds of Alzheimer’s cases in the U.S. are in women and it’s not just because we live longer.

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