REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Dec. 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Neurotrack, a digital health company focused on the early detection of cognitive decline and prevention of diseases like Alzheimer's, today announced the general availability of its Imprint™ Check-Up. Previously, the assessment was only available through clinical studies or by special invitation. Now, by going straight to consumers, the company wants to ensure that anyone, anywhere, can take the first steps to protect their brain health as they grow older.
"As we age, we obsess over wrinkles, age spots and blemishes. In fact, every year, consumers spend more than $2 billion dollars on anti-aging skincare. But our minds age as well, and now we're making it possible to monitor your memory and take care of your brain," said Elli Kaplan, CEO and co-founder of Neurotrack. "Many people don't realize that you can slow the rate at which your brain ages through lifestyle changes such as diet, exercise, getting enough sleep, stress reduction, and brain games." Based on more than 30 years of scientific research, the Imprint Check-Up provides people with a baseline measurement of their memory health, which can then be used to track any changes as the individual ages. Candidates for the assessment include:
Anyone over the age of 50;
Anyone experiencing symptoms of memory loss;
Anyone with a family history of dementia or Alzheimer's Disease.
People can take the five-minute check-up from the comfort of their own home, as long as they have a computer with an internet connection and a webcam. The assessment is quick, non-invasive, private, and free.