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Diabetes and Alzheimers

Type 2 Diabetes Increases Dementia Risk

Reuters Health | Shelley Emling | Posted 12.29.2015 | Fifty

People with type 2 diabetes are at higher risk for dementia in general. And for one form, called vascular dementia, diabetes brings more risk to women...

The Surprising Link Between Type 2 Diabetes And Alzheimer’s Disease

U.S. News & World Report | Erin Schumaker | Posted 11.24.2015 | Healthy Living

When it comes to Alzheimer’s prevention, most women focus on doing brain games and eating generous doses of omega-3 fatty acids (avocado, anyone?). ...

You Can Prevent Alzheimer's

David Perlmutter, M.D. | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
David Perlmutter, M.D.

The empowering part of the story is that you can make changes, today, to dramatically reduce your risk for diabetes and as a welcomed consequence, reduce your risk for dementia, a disease with no meaningful remedy now or in the foreseeable future.

Impact of Diabetes on Alzheimer's Disease: Concerns Extend Beyond American Health

Julie Chen, M.D. | Posted 12.10.2011 | Healthy Living
Julie Chen, M.D.

Studies are suggesting that those with diabetes mellitus tend to get Alzheimer's disease more frequently and possibly even at an earlier age as compared to the general public.

Does Diabetes Increase Risk of Alzheimer's?

Oz Garcia | Posted 12.08.2011 | Healthy Living
Oz Garcia

More and more people are being diagnosed with Alzheimer's -- a frustrating and discouraging condition -- and the way we treat our bodies matters in more ways than we might realize.

Diabetes Doubles Alzheimer's Risk, Study Finds

Health.com | By Anne Harding | Posted 11.19.2011 | Healthy Living

People with diabetes are at increased risk of having a heart attack or stroke at an early age, but that's not the only worry. Diabetes appears to dram...