[Homestead] Overweight is better?
genegerue at ruralize.com
Wed Apr 20 13:05:44 EDT 2005
Some Extra Heft May Be Helpful, New Study Says
By GINA KOLATA
Published: April 20, 2005
"People who are overweight but not obese have a lower risk of death than
those of normal weight, federal researchers are reporting today."
"The take-home message from this study, it seems to me, is unambiguous,"
Dr. Glassner said. "What is officially deemed overweight these days is
actually the optimal weight."
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