Expanding waistlines may cause shrinking brains

Wed, 26 Aug. 2009 - 4:51 a.m. MT

"The brains of elderly obese people looked 16 years older than the brains of those who were lean," according to the article in New Scientist.  Whether the obese suffer brain shrinkage or people with brain shrinkage tend to obesity has yet to be determined, however.

http://www.newscientist.com/article/mg20327222.400-expanding-waistlines-may-cause-shrinking-brains.html



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