Being fat in middle age may shrink your brain’s white matter
How’s the white matter?Madeline Dudley-Yates / EyeEm/gettyBy New Scientist Staff and Press AssociationThe brains of overweight middle-aged people resemble brains that are a decade older in healthier people. A study of 473 adults has found that people who are overweight have less white matter, which connects different brain areas and enables signaling...
I regard the brain as a computer which will stop working when its component fail. There is no heaven or afterlife for broken-down computers. That is a fairy story for people afraid of the dark