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Will You Get Alzheimer's Disease? Take This Test To Find Out

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Like many diseases, Alzheimer's disease is scary, debilitating and has many wishing – if only I knew this was coming I would have…

Well, now, maybe you CAN know it's coming.

A new 15–minute test could determine whether a person has signs of Alzheimer's Disease.

And you can take this test at home.

It's called the Sage Test - developed by researchers at Ohio State University.

The 12 question test, focuses on orientation, language and verbal skills, reasoning and computation, spatial skills, problem solving and memory.

Researchers say missing six points on the test or more is reason for further testing with a doctor.

According to the Alzheimer's Association of America, more than 5 million people over age 65 are living with the disease.

Click HERE for the test.

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