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Alzheimer's
UC Irvine Alzheimer's disease researcher Frank LaFerla, PhD.

Thinking about dementia like cancer

February 29, 2016 | Patricia Harriman

UC Irvine Alzheimer's disease researcher Frank LaFerla says receiving a dementia diagnosis is in some ways like getting a cancer diagnosis. “Like cancer, you wouldn’t want to be diagnosed with breast cancer and be given drugs for prostate cancer... It’s important to know what type of dementia you have so you can get the right treatment. Read More