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Living with Dementia

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People with early Alzheimer’s ‘more likely to have low BMI’

Scientists have found that people in the earliest stages of Alzheimer’s disease may be more likely to have a low body mass index (BMI) than those who are dementia-free.

Researchers at the University of Kansas School of Medicine in the US studied 506 people, using advanced brain imaging techniques and analyses of their cerebrospinal… People with early Alzheimer’s ‘more likely to have low BMI’   

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