Researchers report that executive function and memory are particularly vulnerable to the effects of insulin resistance, which may increase the risk of dimentia later in life for people living with diabetes.
Alzheimers Disease News
This section focuses on news relating to diabetes and Alzheimer’s disease. There is evidence that Alzheimer’s disease may be affected by elevated blood sugar levels. Alzheimer’s disease is an irreversible, progressive brain disorder that slowly destroys memory and thinking skills, and eventually the ability to carry out the simplest tasks. In most people with Alzheimer’s, symptoms first appear in their mid-60s.