Higher BMI in early adulthood linked to increased dementia risk, new study suggests

Risk is 1.8 times higher for overweight women and 2.5 times higher for men by Ella Pickover People who are overweight in early adult life may be more prone to dementia in later life, a study suggests. Those aged 20 to 49 who have a high body mass index have a higher risk of dementiaContinue reading “Higher BMI in early adulthood linked to increased dementia risk, new study suggests”

These 6 Specific Exercises Can Cut Body Weight, Even if You’re Predisposed to Obesity

by DAVID NIELD We know that a range of factors influence weight, including those related to lifestyle and genetics, but researchers have now identified six specific exercises that seem to offer the best chance of keeping your weight down – even if your genes don’t want you to. Based on an analysis of 18,424 HanContinue reading “These 6 Specific Exercises Can Cut Body Weight, Even if You’re Predisposed to Obesity”