Mental Decline Faster for Fatter Men, Not Women


Elderly Great news for those losing weight! NO mental decline. Men in their 70s who are carrying more fat on their frames have a sharper decline in mental function over time than their slimmer peers, according to a new study in the Archives of Neurology.   But for women, there was no link between excess…… Continue reading Mental Decline Faster for Fatter Men, Not Women

Study finds another reason to slim your belly


A big waist better indicator of stroke risk than overall weight   large waist circumference, which is known to raise the risk of cardiovascular disease, may also raise the risk of stroke or mini-stroke, researchers from Germany report.   A large waistline seems to be a better indicator of a person’s risk for suffering a…… Continue reading Study finds another reason to slim your belly