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New Science Sheds Light on the Cause Of Alzheimer’s Disease

Researchers now looking in a new direction for a cure

En español | New research appears to upend our current scientific understanding of the causes of Alzheimer’s disease, and may lead to a whole new approach to finding a cure for the devastating dementia. … Back to Article

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MARIA SHRIVER DISCUSSES ALZHEIMER'S: The disease takes a toll on the lives those diagonosed with the disease, and those that care for them. Maria Shriver shares the story of her own family.

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