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Author:  Admin1 [ Tue May 25, 2010 9:07 am ]
Post subject:  Eyes hold Alzheimer's disease clue

Doctors could get an early indication that someone is developing Alzheimer's disease by examining their eyes, new research has suggested.

The illness leaves protein deposits in the eyes which could alert medical practitioners, scientists have found. Early diagnosis could be triggered by looking into people's eyes for the protein, which also accumulates in the brain. more

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