Know Someone Over 50 Making a Difference? Nominate Them for the AARP Purpose Prize

Reply
Treasured Social Butterfly

Re: The brains of overweight people look "10 years older" than those of leaner peers

1,574 Views
Message 11 of 12

@LaDolceVita - Not very scientific or specific are they?! I found the original article, and they did reference relative BMI numbers Weight & Brain Condition Article.

 

If you really have the patience, I think this is the actual study done: Neurobiology of Aging


Registered on Online Community since 2007!
Report Inappropriate Content
Respected Social Butterfly

The brains of overweight people look "10 years older" than those of leaner peers

1,570 Views
Message 12 of 12

http://www.bbc.com/news/health-36975089

 

This is just too much, it really gives me pause.  I would like to know  how overweight is defined in the study.  

;hoc voluērunt Gaius Julius Ceasar
Report Inappropriate Content