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    Cholesterol & Alzheimers
    Joe Piscatella posted:
    Great article!
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    Haylen_WebMD_Staff responded:
    I lost my mother a year ago to Alzheimers. It was awful to see what happened to a beautiful and vibrant woman. Diagnosing, treating and preventing this horrible disease is so important.

    A recent survey showing that American adults fear getting Alzheimer's almost as much as they do getting cancer did not surprise me. I feel like I could fight cancer - I don't feel like my mom had a chance.

    Thanks for posting Dr. Piscatella. I'm calling my doctor right now - I'm overdue for blood work!



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