Oct 09

Research Finds Link Between Type 2 Diabetes And Dementia

By MD for Seniors

Type 2 diabetes is a prevalent condition that affects people of all ages. The American Diabetes Association explained that of the 29.1 million individuals with the disease, 11.8 million are seniors over 65 years old. The disease can result in serious consequences like heart disease and even death. In fact, the source noted that in 2010 diabetes was the seventh leading cause of death in the U.S. New research now shows that Type 2 diabetes may also lead to the onset of dementia.

Researchers from Monash University in Melbourne, Australia, recently found that people with Type 2 diabetes may have a …read more

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