Thursday, January 27, 2011

New Tests Provide Hope for Alzheimer's Early Detection



VOAVideo: New Tests Provide Hope for Alzheimer's Early Detection

For the past 10 years, researchers have been looking for ways to slow down the progression of Alzheimer's disease, a degenerative neurological illness that ultimately wipes away a person's ability to recognize family members and perform simple functions such as getting dressed or even swallowing. But now, there's hope that doctors will be able to catch the disease earlier and even stop its progression. VOA's Carol Pearson has more. (read full article)

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