Obesity and Dementia Linked
Studies show a connection between obesity and dementia, reports Olivia Judson in the NYT:
In the United States today, around one-third of adults are obese. At the same time, dementia is already one of the most costly and devastating health problems of old age. The possibility that obesity today will lead to higher rates of dementia in the future is, therefore, deeply alarming.
Posted by Will Baum, LCSW