Preventing Diabetes May Help Halt Alzheimer’s Progression in New York State, Report Says

Preventing Diabetes May Help Halt Alzheimer’s Progression in New York State, Report Says
The state of New York lacks effective measures for preventing diabetes, which is fueling a dramatic increase in Alzheimer’s disease. So says a new document, “Unprevented Diabetes Means Unnecessary Alzheimer’s,” issued by Health People: Community Preventive Health Institute. Doctors say diabetes increases the risk of getting Alzheimer’s by 40 percent. Currently, New York state is home to 5.4 million pre-diabetics

Knowledge is power when living with alzheimers.

Get access to the web’s leading Alzheimer news & insights for as little as 16¢/day.
Subscribe or to access all post and page content.