08/12/2013 07:59 am ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Ways To Prevent Alzheimer's, From Dr. Nancy Snyderman (VIDEO)

Is there a way to protect yourself against Alzheimer's disease? Chief Medical Editor for NBC News Dr. Nancy Snyderman suggested keeping your brain active and taking anti-inflammatory medications to keep the deadly disease at bay. If early onset Alzheimer's disease runs in your family, you should consider getting a genetic profile done.

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For more tips on optimizing your health, see Dr. Snyderman's healthy living tips:

Dr. Nancy Snyderman's Healthy Living Tips

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