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New Drug Could Help Detect Alzheimer's

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Research shows a new drug can detect changes in the brain that could help doctors diagnose alzheimer's disease earlier.

The drug is used in combination with a pet scan.. and flags areas of plaque on the brain. currently-- alzheimers can only be detected during an autopsy after death or a brain biopsy. and those are some of the day's top medical stories.