My answer to Is there any existing research on genetic architecture linking autism, alzheimer's and anorexia?
Answer by Connie b. Dellobuono:
Brain plasticity of people with autism may protect them from Alzheimer's disease, scientists propose.
In regard to mental health, individuals with eating disorders appear to have memory impairments in, , , , , and .
Some memory impairments found in individuals with ED, are due to, as well as various and . differences have been found in individuals with ED compared to healthy individuals, and these differences are reflected in specific memory impairments.