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What Your Body Type Can Reveal About Your Health

If you’re like most Americans, you may be carrying extra weight; fully two-thirds of us do. Where you pack on the extra pounds depends on factors like heredity and lifestyle – and the location of that weight may have a serious affect on your health. What Shape Are You? Some of us – the pears – carry fat in the hips and thighs, while others – the apples – will put on weight in our upper bodies, particularly around the waist or belly.
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