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'Senior Moments' Don't Seem to Lead to Dementia for Most
Only about 20 percent of people who experience "senior moments" of forgetfulness, memory lapses and poor judgment will go on to development serious brain-related disorders such as Alzheimer's disease, according to a new German study.
Blood Test May Have Power to Predict Alzheimer's
A blood test has been
developed that can predict with 90 percent certainty whether a
senior will suffer from dementia such as Alzheimer's disease within
the next few years, researchers report.