We know that obesity is linked to increased dementia risk—but what about being ‘skinny fat’? Being Patient talks to Dr. James Galvin, associate dean for clinical research at the Florida Atlantic University College of Medicine, about what he’s discovered in a recent study of over 300 people.
Could Being ‘Skinny Fat’ Harm Your Brain?
By Being Patient | September 20th, 2018
If you find our articles and interviews helpful, please consider becoming a supporting member of our community.
Frustrated by the lack of an editorially independent source of information on brain health and Alzheimer’s disease, we decided to create Being Patient.
We are a team of dedicated journalists covering the latest research on Alzheimer’s, bringing you access to the experts and elevating the patient perspective on what it’s like to live with dementia.
Please help support our mission.