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Take the 10-minute mental test Trump's doctor said he scored 100% on

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On Tuesday, President Trump's doctor said he scored 100% on a test that measures cognitive decline in older adults.
The test, called the Montreal Cognitive Assessment, is a standard, globally-recognized screening for Alzheimer's and Parkinson's.
But anyone without dementia should pass the test with flying colors. Here's what it's like.
The results of President Trump's first presidential physical are in. And his doctor says they're conclusive: Trump is a "very sharp" and "articulate" guy.
Presidential physician Ronny Jackson (appointed by then-President Obama in 2013)...
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Trump's doctor says he 'has absolutely no cognitive or mental issues whatsoever'

Trump's doctor says he 'has absolutely no cognitive or mental issues whatsoever'

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White House doctor Ronny Jackson said President Donald Trump urged him to take a cognitive test as a part of his annual physical.
Jackson said Trump had a perfect score on the test.
The information comes as the debate over Trump's mental stability has reached a fever pitch.
White House doctor Ronny Jackson told reporters during a Tuesday press briefing that President Donald Trump requested to take a cognitive test as a part of his annual physical last week, and he passed it with flying colors.
The information comes just days after the debate over Trump's mental...
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Trump got a perfect score on a screening test for dementia and Alzheimer's - here's what that means

Trump got a perfect score on a screening test for dementia and Alzheimer's - here's what that means

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President Donald Trump's doctor Ronny Jackson said on Tuesday that the Commander in Chief is "fit for duty."
Jackson said he scored 100% on a 10-minute dementia test.
The Montreal Cognitive Assessment is a 30-point exam meant to screen for Alzheimer's and other cognitive impairments in older adults. Experts agree it's a good test for dementia.
On Tuesday afternoon, presidential physician Ronny Jackson told reporters at the White House that President Trump should probably lose a few pounds, and that he could probably benefit from cutting some calories from his...
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