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Stress and abdominal fat

Topic › Stress and abdominal fat

 is it cortisol under usage? Cortisol is a stress hormone. Its secretion is easily stimulated by stress at work, bad traffic, rearing kids, handling household chores. Practically all-real life situations can create stress, and for someone prone to storing fat around abdomen we call them apple shaped bodies. They have propensity to gain more weight that also affects their metabolism.

It is released causing your heart rate and blood pressure to rise; it is unfortunately associated with abdominal fat production this can lead to higher cholesterol levels, blood sugar levels and elevated blood pressure, all factors for heart disease. Abdominal fat retention can lead to ever more weight gain, putting overweight people with a predisposition to the apple shape at a much-elevated risk for disease.



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