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Study associates obesity with higher dementia risk
1/10/2019

UK researchers used a cohort of 9,652 individuals, mean age of about 55, and found that higher levels of body mass index, fat mass and waist-to-hip ratio were associated with lower gray matter volume in the brain, putting people at an increased risk for age-related brain diseases such as dementia. The findings were published in the journal Neurology.

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