- Smokers are 70% more likely to develop dementia than nonsmokers.
- Those with high blood pressure are 60% more likely.
- Those with diabetes are twice as likely. (Even moderate weigh loss helps prevent type 2 diabetes.)
One of my favorite quotes from Snowdon's book is from Sister Laura. She says, "Do you know what my worst fear was? That I was going to forget Jesus. I finally realized that I may not remember Him, but He will remember me." (p. 120)