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Alzheimer's Disease

6 New Approaches to Diagnosing Alzheimer's

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Scientist looking in microscope.
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Elderly couple on walkway.
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Change in gait


Peanut butter and shelled peanuts.
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Peanut butter smell test


Eye model.
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Eye exam


Vial of spinal fluid.
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Spinal fluid


Drawing blood for blood test.
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Blood test


Skin test.
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Skin test


Woman talking to worried senior woman.
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The takeaway


Carol Bradley Bursack

Carol Bradley Bursack

@mindingourelder

Carol Bradley Bursack is a veteran family caregiver who spent more than two decades caring for a total of seven elders. This experience provided her with her foundation upon which she built her reputation as a columnist, author, blogger, and consultant. Carol is as passionate about supporting caregivers work through the diverse challenges in their often confusing role as she is about preserving the dignity of the person needing care. Find out much more about Carol at www.mindingourelders.com.

Carol also serves on HealthCentral’s Health Advocates Advisory Board.