Being ‘Fat but Fit’ Won’t Cut Early Death Risk

New research findings indicate that obesity offsets the health benefits of physical fitness. The findings contradict the idea that people who are fit but fat could escape the health hazards associated with obesity. No matter the fitness levels, normal weight men had a lower risk of dying compared to the most physically fit obese men.

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http://www.webmd.com/diet/20151221/being-fat-but-fit-wont-cut-your-risk-of-premature-death?src=RSS_PUBLIC

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