Startling new research from a Mayo Clinic study shows forgetfulness may be an early warning sign of Alzheimer’s Disease — and not just a symptom of aging.
The Mayo Clinic study was organized by a group of researchers, including Dr. Walter Rocca. The study focused on tracking 1600 people who were in their 70s and 80s. The purpose of the study was to find what percentage of the participants would develop Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI), a disorder characterized by mild memory problems and other neurological issues.
The researchers were astounded by the study’s results. Read the rest of this entry »