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WVU in the News: Stepping Up to Beat Alzheimer's

Almost 6 million Americans live with Alzheimer's, a devastating disease for which there is no known cure. Judi Polak, 62, is one of them. She's also one of the much smaller number of people who've signed on to let researchers experiment on their ailing brains — in her case, having ultrasound energy beamed into her hippocampus, the brain's memory center.

Read the full story from the AARP.