The relationship between visceral adiposity and cognitive performance in older adults.

Source: Age & Ageing, 2012: advance access.

Follow this link for abstract.

Date of publication: March, 2012.

Publication type: Research.

In a nutshell: This study examines the relationship between adiposity and cognitive performance in adults over 60 years of age. Findings suggest that participants aged 60-70 years with high BMI and abdominal adiposity performed less effectively in congnitive tests. However, these results were not found in participants over 70 years of age.  

Length of publication: 6 pages.

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