Concerned about brain health? A new tool can better our understanding of Alzheimer’s – in just 10 minutes

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FILE – In this Aug. 14, 2018 file photo, a doctor looks at PET brain scans in Phoenix. A big study to help Medicare officials decide whether to start covering brain scans to check for Alzheimer’s disease missed its goals for curbing emergency room visits and hospitalizations. The results announced Thursday, July 30, 2020 call into question whether the costly tests are worth it for a disease that currently has no cure. (AP Photo/Matt York, File)

Neurologist Dr. Phil Gorelick from the Feinberg School of Medicine at Northwestern joins Steve Bertrand on Chicago’s Afternoon News to discuss a new tool to help combat Alzheimer’s and partnering with UsAgainstAlzheimer’s to further awareness about this disease.

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