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National Memory Screening Day

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Amarillo, TX - Amarillo Mayor Paul Harpole will be proclaiming today as National Memory Screening Day.

Texas Tech Health Sciences Center will be offering free memory screenings Tuesday from 8:30 to 1:00.

The tests are confidential and vender booths will be available.

An estimated 5.1 million Americans have Alzheimer's disease.

The screenings can serve as a starting point for early detection.

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