Quiz: Are You at Risk for Alzheimer’s?

Take this quiz to see if you have this new Alzheimer's warning sign.

Quiz: Are You at Risk for Alzheimer’s?

New research has exposed a potential link between anxiety and an increased risk of Alzheimer's. Could you have a higher risk without knowing it? Neurologist and director of the New York Memory and Healthy Aging Services at Lenox Hill Hospital, Dr. Gayatri Devi, has come up with a simple quiz to see if you have too much anxiety in your life. Take the quiz to find out your risk.

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This quiz was recently featured on Is an Alzheimer's Cure Ready?

Here's Dr. Oz's Mom's Regimen for Fighting Her Alzheimer's

Here are the tools she uses to help manage the progression of the disease.

Personal photos courtesy of Dr.Oz

When Dr. Oz found out in September 2019 that his mom, Suna, then 81, was diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease, he was gutted. He wondered how he missed the signs and what he could do next. Like so many caregivers, he had to recognize that his mom was not going to get better. But he also knew that he wasn't alone: There is an Alzheimer's diagnosis every 65 seconds.

Dr. Oz immediately contacted his friends and colleagues and crafted a treatment plan with two of the country's top experts in the field: Richard S. Isaacson, MD, a neurologist at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center and the founder of the Alzheimer's Prevention Clinic, and Dr. Rudy Tanzi, a professor of neurology at Harvard and the founder of the "Alzheimer's Genome Project," who co-discovered the first Alzheimer's gene.

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