A new treatment for advanced prostate cancer improves survival in phase You've probably heard that extra pounds around your middle are bad for your heart. But a new study has found that excess weight in your belly — a body shape doctors refer to as central adiposity — may be even worse for women's heart health than men's. The researchers took body measurements of the participants and then kept track of who had heart attacks over the next seven years. A larger waist-to-hip ratio, in particular, appeared to be a bigger heart attack risk factor for women than men. But the message that you should take from this study should be less about the gender differences and more about the overall risks presented by central adiposity, says Dr.
Belly fat may pose more danger for women than for men
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Why some of us have sculpted, toned and visible muscles and some of us carry a little more flab depends on a lot of factors. Resistance training, for instance, is what causes muscles to grow versus weaken and waste away. You need to do it to build muscle mass, which is what makes muscles look defined. No matter how strong your muscles are, how much fat you store under the skin covering your muscles the visible subcutaneous fat affects what they look like from the outside, Schroeder explains. Things like what you eat and the calories you burn in any given day affect how much of this type of fat you have.
A fairly common trope in animated works, this happens when a plump character tries to make themself look strong. They'll often do this by grabbing their fat waists and pushing them up, for the illusion of a narrow waist and barrel chest. The fat then drops back down into place for comedic effect.