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Warning signs of "Alzheimer's" if you cannot distinguish these 5 scents
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The loss of the ability to distinguish smell is a primary warning sign of dementia. After a scientist at the University of Chicago in the United States This study was studied with nearly 3,000 people aged 57-85 years to try to identify five basic scents.From this experiment, 78 percent were able to correctly name 4-5 scents, while nearly 19 percent were slotxo able to name 2-3, 2.2 percent were correct, 1 smell and 1 percent were unable to distinguish a single scent. The five scents used for the test consisted of peppermint, fish, orange, rose and leather.After five years of follow-up, since the olfactory test, at least four scents were found to be at twice the risk of developing dementia. In the futureProfessor Jay Pinto, lead researcher at the University of Chicago, said the loss of the ability to smell. It is an important sign that indicates a malfunction that has occurred. This test is a quick tool to measure the risk of dementia. And does not have to pay high costs in the examinationThis is because the perception of smell is linked to brain function and health. This is an important early warning sign to indicate that a person is at risk of dementia.



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