Alzheimer's risk may extend beyond immediate family

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The genetic risk for Alzheimer's disease may extend beyond immediate family.
Researchers from the University of Utah found having grandparents, aunts, or even cousins with Alzheimer's is also a risk factor.
Their data showed people with three extended family members with Alzheimer's were 43-percent more likely to develop the disease.
But the risk was still highest for those who had parents, or siblings with Alzheimer's.

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