Brain Shrinks as Your Belly Grows?

Does your brain shrink as your belly grows? The answer, sadly, is "Yes".

Our beloved Western Diet, loaded with fat and added sugar, makes us gain weight, changes our risk of cardiovascular and metabolic disease, and alters the structure and function of our brains. Read the related post "Western Diet Makes You Stupid." https://carbohydrateconfessions.com/western-diet-makes-you-stupid/

We'll take a closer look at the evidence showing that obesity makes the brain shrink. The scientific term for brain shrinkage is atrophy. The post title was drawn from an article by Willette and Ka...