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    Can a DIY Test Reveal Signs of Alzheimer's?

    In the months after her husband died unexpectedly, Liz Arledge found it hard to focus and mingle with others. Was it a natural part of grieving, she wondered, or signs of something else? Her younger brother had dementia, and her mother had lived for 12 years with Alzheimer's. Was she following in their footsteps? "'I've got to know where I stand,'" Arledge says she thought to herself. "I had to know: 'Am I going to turn into my mother?'" For an answer, Arledge, who lives in Circleville, OH, took...

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