Poor Diet May Cause Alzheimer’s

American VoicesOpinion ISSUE 48•40 Oct 1, 2012

A growing body of research suggests that an unhealthy diet reduces the natural level of insulin in the brain, which, in turn, may cause the neurodegenerative disease Alzheimer’s, prompting some doctors to begin referring to the condition as “type 3 diabetes.” What do you think?

  • “Permanently forgetting your problems through binge eating? I can’t imagine a more desirable process.”

    Fred Tager –
    Carpet Salesman

  • “That makes sense. I’ve eaten four packages of hot dogs this week, and I feel like I’m losing my mind.”

    Liz Martorano –
    Gluing Machine Adjuster

  • “Let the search for type 4 diabetes commence!”

    Clement Valcarce –
    Duck Farmer