Dangerous Fat Tucked Away Inside Your Body Can Increase Your Cancer Risk

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We would not be human if we did not occasionally wonder if cancer is something that we might get and the fate meant for us.

We tend to think of it as being a matter of luck and something we have no control over. Yet we now know that 90 percent of all cancer is preventable so it makes good sense to try and stop it happening rather than trying to fix up a broken body once the wheels fall off.

One of the main preventative measures is to keep our body composition (muscle/fat ratio) at a healthy level as one of the main drivers of cancer is how fat we are.

Although it is easy to see when we are overweight there is another hidden type of fat that is not so obvious. In fact it can only be detected with body imaging such as an MRI scan. [Read more…]

Belly Fat is a Problem

strong men stay youngYou can’t solve a problem by ignoring it. If you ignore the problem it continues to grow. That’s pretty elementary stuff.

Why is it then that most middle aged men when that ‘spare tire’ surfaces and continues to expand ignore the problem that has surfaced as though it did not exist and just give in and act as though it’s supposed to be there?

Belly fat is a problem. There’s no beating around the bush, if you have belly fat and you are not paying attention to this ever important symptom that your body is sending you, you are dueling with danger. [Read more…]