Take-Home Test May Spot Early Signs Of Alzheimer’s

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BOSTON (CBS) – Anyone worried about Alzheimer’s disease could get a quick and easy answer online.

Doctors at Ohio State University say a new 15 minute exam could be the key to spotting the early signs of cognitive decline dementia.

The four page test, which was given to people 50 and older, measured language, reasoning, problem solving and memory. Researchers say people who take the test should talk to their doctor before interpreting results.

To download the test, CLICK HERE.

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