Scientists: Obesity increases the risk of developing dementia

Obesity negatively affects brain function, especially in older people. To such conclusion the British researchers, published in the International Journal of Epidemiology.

the Likelihood of developing dementia in people with obesity above 30%, experts have found.

They warn that the obesity epidemic is growing. According to who, currently, Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia are staggering, about 50 million people worldwide. In this case, by 2030 this figure could rise to 75 million In this century, dementia will become one of the biggest challenges for mankind, the scientists.

Earlier it was reported that women who fall asleep in front of the TV, grow fat faster.

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