Research reported in Diabetes Care linked severe obesity in adults to a higher risk of cognitive decline and cardiovascular autonomic neuropathy, compared with normal weight. Researchers found central obesity may increase the risk and said shifting adipose storage to noncentral areas of the body may help reduce obesity-related complications.
Study: Obesity may increase risk of cognitive decline
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