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Obesity Study: ‘Fat but Fit’ Is a Myth

Analysis by Dr. Joseph Mercola

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  • An estimated 15% to 20% of obese individuals have none of the metabolic derangements associated with obesity, such as high blood sugar, high blood fats, high blood pressure and Type 2 diabetes. This has led to the idea that you can be obese yet in good health


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