Published in Obesity and Diabetes Week, January 19th, 2009
"The municipality of Lieto, Finland, 1990/91 and 1998/99. Six hundred five men and women without dementia aged 65 to 92 at baseline (mean age 70.8). Weight and height were measured at baseline and at the 8-year follow-up. Dementia was clinically assessed according to Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fourth Edition, criteria. Eighty-six persons were diagnosed with dementia. Cox regression analyses, adjusted for age, sex, education, cardiovascular diseases,...
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