Alzheimer Disease Prevention

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1. Alzheimer's Disease (AD) first involves the brain section that controls ________.

  a. sight

  b. memory

  c. movement

  d. healing

2. Of people 85 years and older, ___% may have AD.

  a. 20

  b. 40

  c. 50

  d. 60

3. The first symptoms of AD are problems with _____________.

  a. writing

  b. reading

  c. remembering

  d. speaking

4. Among Americans, AD is the number _________ most common cause of death.

  a. 2

  b. 3

  c. 5

  d. 8

5. The particles that form fibrils are ___.

  a. APP

  b. A-Beta

  c. B-Alpha

  d. SP

6. Fibrils cluster to form ___.

  a. plaque

  b. protein

  c. SAP

  d. APP

7. Glutamate aids in ___ memory.

  a. old

  b. new

  c. all

  d. no

8. Amyloid Precursor Proteins are ___protein cells.

  a. small

  b. large

  c. insensitive

  d. sensitive

9. Plaque forms in the brain ___.

  a. cells

  b. protein

  c. fibrils

  d. in spaces between cells

10. AD prevention by lifestyle includes ___.

  a. exercise

  b. diet

  c. tobacco-free living

  d. all 3

11. The are ___ drugs that help in AD prevention.

  a. 0

  b. 1

  c. 2

  d. 3

12. Teas that may help in AD prevention are ___.

  a. chamomile

  b. gingko biloba

  c. hibiscus

  d. licorice root