Weight gain and high BMI linked to lower risk of ALS

Weight gain and high BMI linked to lower risk of ALS


While being overweight may be bad for your general health, researchers discovered an association with higher body mass index (BMI) and a reduced risk of developing ALS. Those with a BMI considered to be in the obese range had a 31% reduced risk of developing ALS, while those considered overweight had an 18% lower risk.
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Author: neurosciencenews.com
Post date: 2019-06-27 19:32:33
Category: being
Tag: association
Post ID: 7569

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