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does stomach fat decrease insulin effectiveness

Related Topics: Stomach, Insulin
 

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Fat around the belly is associated with insulin resistance and increased risk of diabetes. This may not happen for every person, especially if they engage in healthy habits but this type of fat is considered a risk factor for certain health conditions like diabetes. For more on the subject, see The Truth About Fat. 

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