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In The Genes: Extra Belly Fat, Insulin Resistance Linked
February 26, 1999
Washington University In St. Louis
About one-third of Americans carry enough extra weight to threaten their health. Yet some people who choose healthy lifestyles still seem to struggle to keep the pounds off. And those with apple-shaped profiles are considered at special risk. For example, extra fat around the waist is estimated to increase a person's risk of diabetes and heart disease.
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