Blood Sugar and Brain Health (Video)

High blood sugar linked to memory loss

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Numerous studies have linked Type-2 diabetes, brain shrinkage and dementia. But a new Australian study in the journal Neurology finds that even for people who do not have diabetes, blood sugar levels can impact brain health.

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In this video, Ronan Factora, MD, who treats dementia, weighs in on the link between blood sugar and memory. To help retain memory, he recommends regular exercise, limiting intake of sugary foods and checking blood sugar levels.

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