Category Archives: abdominal fat

Waist Size Tied To Health Risks

Do you have an apple-shaped body? If you do, you might want to redouble your efforts to exercise and eat right. New research, published in the Archives of Internal Medicine, has found that a large waist circumference doubles the risk … Continue reading

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Obesity and Pancreatic Cancer for Women

Given my recent weight gain (pies and cookies in Virginia), I’ve been paying more attention to weight related issues lately. I just came across an interesting report that I had missed back in July. Juhua Luo and colleagues, of Sweden’s … Continue reading

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