A stock photo of a man with a large belly. New research has linked a larger waist-to-hip ratio to smaller amounts of grey matter in the brain. Photo: Shutterstock

Belly fat is linked to smaller brain size, scientists say – but they don’t know which causes which

  • People with a higher body mass index and waist-to-hip ratio tend to have lower brain volume, researchers say
Topic |   Health and wellness

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A stock photo of a man with a large belly. New research has linked a larger waist-to-hip ratio to smaller amounts of grey matter in the brain. Photo: Shutterstock
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