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Diabetes Linked to Increased Dementia Risk
on 09/19/11 AT 10:52 PM
A Japanese study concluded that individuals with diabetes have a higher risk of developing Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia later in life.
Insulin resistance may cause Alzheimer plaques
By IBT Staff Reporter on 08/26/10 AT 10:58 AM
People with insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes are more likely to develop plaques in the brain associated with Alzheimer's disease, researchers in Japan reported on Thursday.