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Overweight people with diabetes risk cognitive problems

Obese and overweight people with type 2 diabetes are at greater risk of abnormal brain structure and cognitive problems, a study has found.
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Obese and overweight people with type 2 diabetes are at greater risk of abnormal brain structure and cognitive problems, a study has found

Obese and overweight people with type 2 diabetes are at increased risk of abnormal brain structure and cognitive problems, a study has found.

Researchers at Ewha Womans University in Seoul and the University of Utah in the US looked at 150 Korean people aged between 30 and 60.

A third of participants were overweight or obese people with type 2 diabetes, a further 50 people also had the condition but were of normal weight, and the remaining 50 were a control group of normal weight who did not have diabetes.

Participants underwent MRI scans to determine the thickness of the

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