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Weight and Alzheimer's Disease

By: CBS News Email
By: CBS News Email

In a St. Joseph Healthscene Report, according to researchers, the link between weight and Alzheimer's disease varies for men and women. The study found women who are heavy in their middle years are at greater risk of the brain condition. But for men, being underweight during that time actually increases the chances of developing the disease.


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