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Medicine: Weight and Dementia #888633

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 26, 2008
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(Studio: Harry Smith) Report introduced.

(Los Angeles: Ben Tracy) Alzheimer's disease researchers' findings on a link between weight and dementia examined; details given about the overall medical risk of having a large abdomen. [WOMAN - reacts.] [Study author Rachel WHITMER†- says those with a large belly have a high risk.] [Columbia University Medical Center Dr. Nikos SCAMEAS†- says belly fat predisposes one for medical risks.] [Overweight dieter Sherry JACKSON† reacts to the study.]

Reporter(s):
Smith, Harry;
Tracy, Ben
Duration:
00:01:40

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