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    Skin Test for Alzheimer's
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    atti_editor posted:
    "A small, early study hints that a skin test may someday be able to help diagnose people with Alzheimer's and Parkinson's diseases.

    Researchers found that skin biopsies can reveal elevated levels of abnormal proteins associated with the two disorders.


    As it stands now, a definite diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease in a living person has not been possible, so the illness is often "unrecognized until after the disease has progressed,"...


    Read the story above for more information.


    What do you think this will mean for the future of Alzheimer's?
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