Perhaps having that extra muscle on your body from having to carry around those extra pounds protects you.
Studies on teenagers found that 37 percent of the skinny kids had one or more signs of pre-diabetes such as high blood pressure, high blood sugar, or high cholesterol.
No Expense Spared: the "candy girl" light went off in my brain and I ended up bringing my own lollipops to the affair, and let's just say....
Besides, all those montages of strenuous workouts are really annoying to watch while vegging out on the couch.
To the greatest joy of whole of mankind (and I really mean MAN kind :) Enjoy this photo gallery with funny moments when girls show their wild side.
I understand if you feel like it is hard to be amazed by anything you see on the internet these days, when you know for a fact that any teenager with a computer and a copy of Adobe Photoshop or other photo manipulation software can put together a fake photograph in a couple of minutes.
People with stellar metabolisms and magical genes may not look the part, but they can have the same medical issues as an obese person: type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, and out-of-control blood sugar.
It should be obvious, but a culture obsessed with weight doesn’t always remember that appearances of health can be skin deep.“I see these people all the time,” says Dr.