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Is all body fat the same?

Reza Yavari, MD
Endocrinology Diabetes & Metabolism
All body fat is not the same; belly fat (visceral fat) is different and more dangerous than subcutaneous fat found under the skin. In this video, endocrinologist Reza Yavari, MD, explains the difference between the various types of fat in the body.

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