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Alzheimer’s disease: are we close to finding a cure?

First described in 1906 by Dr. Alois Alzheimer, Alzheimer’s disease is the most common form of dementia, accounting for around 60-80% of cases. It is characterized by problems with memory, thinking and behavior.

Onset is most common in individuals aged 65 and over, although people in their 40s and 50s can develop what… Alzheimer’s disease: are we close to finding a cure?   

Alzheimer’s Disease

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