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Insulin resistance in late middle-aged patients affected risk for Alzheimer’s
Willette AA. Diabetes Care. 2012;doi:10.2337/dc12-0922.
Recent data suggest that insulin resistance among late middle-aged patients is associated with progressive atrophy in regions of the brain affected by early Alzheimer’s disease. Additionally, insulin resistance in this patient population may negatively affect gray matter volume in the medial temporal lobe.
“Most studies to date ...