DR. Greger, thank you for these informative articles and videos. I must say, of all possible helth ailments, loosing my mind would be one of the greatest concerns. Although I have a very clean lifestyle – whatever that means these days – it seems all these exports cannot agree on the ideal diet, or even right amount of exercise. Nevertheless, I am physically active and my diet is plant based (rearly am I drawn to junk food. Even when I ate animal products, I never ate it that much of it. I was always drawn to fresh fruits and vegetables.
So in your previous video, we learn that peoplele with low BMI are more likely to develop Alzheimer’s disorder. Further research on this disabilating disorder, I find that people with low blood pressure are, as well, more likely do develop Alzheimer’s… I am 68 years old woman with BMI of , and blood pressure around 90/60 and sometimes 90/55.
So, the question is, should people with similar conditions be concerned of developing this “old age mental disease”?