Af­ter see­ing her fa­ther suf­fer from the dis­ease, she was more than happy to be a guinea pig at Weill Cor­nell Medicine’s Alzheimer’s Pre­ven­tion Clinic.

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“There’s been a shift to­ward chang­ing the progress of dis­ease be­fore symp­toms oc­cur that’s re­ally ex­cit­ing,” says Maria C. Car­rillo, Ph.D., chief sci­ence of­fi­cer of the Alzheimer’s As­so­ci­a­tion.

“Alzheimer’s is fi­nally join­ing the list of dis­eases we can have an early ef­fect on,” says Har­vard neu­rol­o­gist Reisa A. Sper­ling, M.D. She com­pares it to heart dis­ease or di­a­betes, which are treated pre­ven­tively with a mix of

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