DEMENTIA: IS A HIGH-CARBOHYDRATE DIET THE CAUSE?

February 24, 2014 by  
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There appears to be a strong correlation between the onset of dementia and those that consume a high-carbohydrate diet. Carbohydrates increase blood glucose and even in non-diabetic people whose glucose levels meet the ‘normal range’ – they have still been found to be at higher risk of developing dementia if they consume a high-carbohydrate diet.

There is a lot of research that supports this theory and diets that include the so-called ‘healthy’ wholegrains can still increase the risk. Read more here:  http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/819232


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