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You, Your Breathing and Belly Fat (Video)

What extra weight does to your lungs

Did you know that having a pot belly or “apple” shape affects the way you breathe? In addition to increasing your risk of metabolic syndrome, diabetes, heart disease, kidney disease and cancer,  belly fat affects your lungs. Watch Michael Roizen, MD, Chairman of our Wellness Institute, demonstrate the impact of extra abdominal fat on breathing. Then get some inspiration for trimming your waistline.

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