Telegraph | News | The greater your weight, the lower your IQ, say scientists
The greater your weight, the lower your IQ, say scientists
By Nina Goswami
It is bad for your blood pressure, knocks years off your life and is a strain on your heart. Now scientists have discovered that gaining weight lowers your intelligence.
The findings follow last weeks government figures that show Britain as the “fat man” of Europe, with nearly a quarter of adults and more than 14 per cent of children under 16 classified as obese.