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Where does your body put excess fats?

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Dr. Lance Ashworth
General Practice
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In brief: Generally its evolut

In women the fat depots are usually termed "the maternal fat depots".
They are the hips, abdominals, lateral thighs. The body pulls fat from these areas slowly. In a famine if the woman is breast feeding the body will have this area as an energy source. In the majority of these areas the blood supply is poor, but can suppy a food source over a lenghty time frame to help produce breast milk.

In brief: Generally its evolut

In women the fat depots are usually termed "the maternal fat depots".
They are the hips, abdominals, lateral thighs. The body pulls fat from these areas slowly. In a famine if the woman is breast feeding the body will have this area as an energy source. In the majority of these areas the blood supply is poor, but can suppy a food source over a lenghty time frame to help produce breast milk.
Dr. Lance Ashworth
Dr. Lance Ashworth
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Dr. Mary Ann Block
General Practice
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In brief: Everywhere

Too much fat can be distributed throughout the body, on the hips, abdomen, everywhere.

In brief: Everywhere

Too much fat can be distributed throughout the body, on the hips, abdomen, everywhere.
Dr. Mary Ann Block
Dr. Mary Ann Block
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