Having a decent education allows people to quickly solve problems their own health, according to researchers from the University of Edinburgh. They analyzed the level of intelligence 100 000 people and correlated the obtained information with the presence or absence of three diseases: coronary heart disease, stroke and Alzheimer's disease, says The Daily Mail.
Smart people are less likely to suffer obesity and diabetes of the second type. Especially saving figures helps mathematical mind. With a low level of education, there is an increased risk of hypertension and many other diseases.
Apparently, a good education allows a person to understand many aspects of their own lives. Knowing why healthy food and exercise is important for health, it is easier to observe the correct mode and stick to the diet.