Ditch the Dreaded ‘Dad Bod’

Becoming a dad, especially a first-time dad, is exciting ― but what’s not so exciting is the ‘dad bod’ that sometimes follows. A family medicine doctor explains why excess weight around the middle is cause for concern.

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Can Becoming a Dad Make You Gain Weight?

Even though all of us – men and women alike – tend to gain some weight as we age, new research pinpoints fatherhood, specifically, related to modest weight gain in some men. But the reasons for this may surprise you.