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Alzheimer’s Disease Blood Test Raises Ethical Issues.

There's already good evidence that simple lifestyle changes can help slow the likelihood of developing dementia, says Jason Karlawish, M.D., professor of medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, who was not involved in developing the test. "A heart healthy diet, physical activity, and social and cognitive stimulation can help preserve cognitive function," he says.

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Dr. Sears Comments:

Dr. Barry Sears

On the other hand, a blood test for the levels of omega-3 fatty acids in the blood would be highly ethical since there is something you can do for it.

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