Could Alzheimer Disease Be Diabetes Type 3?

Evidence is mounting that links insulin deficiency and insulin resistance to mediation of Alzheimer disease-type neurodegeneration. Get the highlights in these 9 slides.

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RM is an active 78-year-old woman with no complaints about her health or her medications. Then she tells you about her home blood glucose readings.

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