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Is Alzheimer’s type 3 diabetes?

Question

I heard Alzheimer’s is related to diabetes. I don’t have diabetes, why should I be concerned?

Answer

The same sugary, starchy diet that increases the risk of diabetes also increases the risk of Alzheimer’s.

In fact people with diabetes have a 65 percent higher risk of developing Alzheimer’s.

Sugary, starchy diets can be the brain’s demise

The pancreas releases insulin to lower high blood sugar caused by consuming sweets, starchy foods (pasta, potatoes, rice, corn, breads, pastries, etc.) sodas, juice, and sweet coffee drinks Continue reading