The Washington Post reports on the correlation between “pre-diabetes” (high blood sugar levels not yet in the diabetic range) and alzheimer’s:
People with elevated blood sugar levels may have an increased risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease, researchers reported yesterday at an international conference. Scientists already have linked Type 2 diabetes with Alzheimer’s, which afflicts 4.5 million Americans.
So what can you do to protect yourself? Go low carb of course… well at least according to Dr. Larry McCleary, the author of The Brain Trust who describes ketones as “the brain’s preferred fuel.”
Via Living La Vida Low Carb