Halifax Evening Courier - Reino Unido

Can you really be both ‘fat and fit?’

People “can be obese yet physically healthy and fit and at no greater risk of heart disease or cancer”, according to BBC News. This counterintuitive headline stems from a study that was assessing health outcomes for people who were obese but relatively fit, with only one or no risk factors for “metabolic syndrome”. Metabolic syndrome… Seguir Leyendo Can you really be both ‘fat and fit?’

Halifax Evening Courier - Reino Unido

Can you really be both ‘fat and fit?’

People “can be obese yet physically healthy and fit and at no greater risk of heart disease or cancer”, according to BBC News. This counterintuitive headline stems from a study that was assessing health outcomes for people who were obese but relatively fit, with only one or no risk factors for “metabolic syndrome”. Metabolic syndrome… Seguir Leyendo Can you really be both ‘fat and fit?’