Regional Adiposity And Metabolic Aberrations

Natural Cholesterol Guide

Beat Cholesterol in 30 Days

Get Instant Access

Female cynomolgus monkeys with high central fat have higher glucose and insulin concentrations in an intravenous glucose tolerance test than females with relatively low central fat. They also have higher blood pressure and total plasma cholesterol concentrations, and lower HDL cholesterol concentrations compared to low central fat females (50). In women, central obesity has been linked with a metabolic syndrome consisting of impaired glucose tolerance, raised serum triglycerides and low levels of HDL cholesterol (51).

Was this article helpful?

0 0
Lose The Belly Fat

Lose The Belly Fat

50 Ways To Lose That Belly Fat Without Yo-yo Dieting So You Can Be On Your Way To A Flat Belly Starting Today!

Get My Free Ebook


Post a comment