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Smoking and diabetes linked to brain calcifications

Medical Xpress - Tue 12 Jun 18

People who smoke or have diabetes may be at increased risk of calcifications in a region of the brain crucial to memory, according to a new study published online in the journal Radiology.

Smoking and diabetes linked to brain calcifications, ZME Science - Tue 12 Jun 18
Smoking and diabetes linked to brain calcifications, ScienceDaily - Tue 12 Jun 18

Diabetes, smoking linked to deposits in brain region tied to memory

Reuters - Tue 12 Jun 18

(Reuters Health) - People who smoke or have diabetes may be more likely to have calcium deposits in brain regions crucial for memory, a Dutch study suggests.