A 28-year-old male asked:
hi i am from india.if women are less prone to abdominal obesity, does that mean they are more prone to body obesity without abdominal obesity?
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Endocrinology 43 years experience
Abdominal obesity: Although women in general tend to put weight more into their hips, rather than their abdomen, there are clear individual differences, and ethnic differences. American hispanics and s. Asians in particular tend to put weight into the abdomen, and both groups have a high incidence of diabetes. However, exercise and weight loss works for everyone.
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