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How does alzeheimer's effect the nervous system?

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January 02, 2013 4:09PM

Alzheimer's is a degenerative disease of the brain. It leads to mental deterioration. Victims may have memory loss, short attention span, and even language loss. A lack of acetylcholine is associated with Alzheimer's disease.