Episode: What Memory Screening Means to You


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What Memory Screening Means to You
what-memory-screening-means-to-youDid you know that approximately 5.4 million Americans suffer from Alzheimer's disease? That's a staggering statistic.November is national memory screening month.

What does this mean to you?

Chronic illness in general can be caught by the screening process before symptoms arise. This process also prevents the suffering you may experience when the symptoms start to arise because you haven't caught it. So, the earlier the better states special guest, Dr. Dale Bredensen; especially with regards to Alzheimer's disease.  

Did you know that approximately 5.4 million Americans suffer from Alzheimer's disease? Without effective treatment or prevention it's projected that by 2050 that number will climb to 13 million.

There are many early screening techniques available to detect the possible onset of Alzheimer's disease. Most of them can detect the disease 10 years before you start suffering from the symptoms and the horrible effects this disease can cause.

What should you do to take things into your own hands? Ask your doctor and be proactive.

Tune in to learn more about preventative screening and how it can help reduce potential suffering in you or someone you love.
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