Elevated blood sugar levels may be linked to Alzheimer's risk

05/9/2013 | HealthDay News

Researchers examined the brain scans of 124 people without diabetes and found that elevated blood sugar levels may be associated with a greater risk of developing Alzheimer's disease. People with high blood sugar showed signs of lower metabolism in the same brain regions as patients with Alzheimer's disease. The study appeared in the journal Neurology.

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