Scientists Hunt Ways To Stall Alzheimer's Earlier

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Look for a fundamental shift in how scientists hunt ways to ward off the devastation of Alzheimer's disease - by testing possible therapies in people who don't yet show many symptoms, before too much of the brain is destroyed....

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  • Scientists hunt ways to stall Alzheimer's earlier
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