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Response to The Velveteen Ocelot (Reply #5)

Sun May 26, 2019, 03:11 AM

12. A PET scan can be done to assess amyloid plaques in the brain, BUT

as it turns out - amyloid plaques are not the "proof" we once thought they were either.

Read the case of Sister Mary (In this article and/or others). It's downright fascinating.

https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/the-neurologists-who-fought-alzheimers-by-studying-nuns-brains

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