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The Slightest Body Fat Gain Can Harm Blood Vessels

August 21, 2010


A recent study done by the Mayo clinic showed that even a slight weight gain can lead to endothelial cell dysfunction. This means that by gaining even a couple of pounds your blood vessels have a harder time contracting and expanding. This impairs the blood flow in a major way. According to Virend Somers, M.D., […]

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