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Alzheimers Disease Test

Should You Be Tested for Alzheimer's Disease?

Richard C. Senelick, M.D. | Posted 02.02.2014 | Healthy Living
Richard C. Senelick, M.D.

Alzheimer's is still a clinical diagnosis and not one that can be made solely on the basis of scans and genetic testing. The tests supply useful information to the informed physician.

Most Would Seek Alzheimer's Testing: Survey

Posted 09.20.2011 | Healthy Living

Alzheimer's is the second-most feared disease after cancer and many people say they would seek testing for themselves or a loved one even if they did ...

Spinal Fluid Test Could Help Predict Early Alzheimer's

Posted 08.23.2011 | Healthy Living

A new way of testing for signs of Alzheimer's disease in spinal fluid may help more accurately identify which people with mild memory deficits will pr...

Early News of Alzheimer's: Who Needs to Know?

David Katz, M.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
David Katz, M.D.

But we don't need a new test, and we certainly shouldn't wait for memory impairment to defend ourselves against Alzheimer's.