Abdominal Fat, The Unofficial Organ15 years, 8 months ago
Posted on Oct 18, 2004, 4 a.m.
By Bill Freeman
InfoAging reminds us that excess weight - in the form of abdominal fat deep within the body - is bad for our long term health and longevity. "Scientists have known for decades that people with too much abdominal fat are more prone to diabetes and heart disease. Only in recent years have they found the reason - abdominal fat produces at least 10 hormones that affect the body's metabolism.
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