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New Blood Test Accurately Predicts Alzheimer’s, Researchers Say

By |March 10, 2014|Categories: Breaking News, Psychology|Tags: , , |

A new blood test is making waves across the research community as researchers claim it can accurately predict whether or not a healthy person will ever develop Alzheimer’s disease.

Alzheimer’s Blood Test

Researchers interested in finding a way to test for Alzheimer’s lead the study that looked at key indicators in the blood. They drew blood from hundreds of healthy adults over the age of 70 in both New York and California and waited to revisit those same patients. Five years later, 28 of those patients had developed the debilitating disease and scientists drew their blood again to search[…]