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What happens to my heart if I'm severely obese?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)

It's easy to see how difficult extreme obesity makes life -- it can be tough just to get out of a chair, let alone participate in normal, everyday activities. But most of us don't get to see the toll it takes on the heart. In this video, Dr. Oz makes it impossible to miss those changes, demonstrating them to a group of extremely obese women.


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