Fit But Fat Not Good Enough13 years, 11 months ago
Posted on Dec 23, 2004, 10 a.m.
By Bill Freeman
Welcome to another installment of "excess weight is bad for you," courtesy of CNN today: "There has been some suggestion that if you are particularly active, you don't have to worry about your body weight, about your diet. That's very misleading." A large study published in the New England Journal of Medicine reports that "women who were physically active but obese had almost twice the risk of death of women who were both active and lean.
View the Article Under Discussion: http://www.cnn.com/2004/HEALTH/diet.fitness/12/22/toned.and.trim.ap/index.html
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