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Risk of a fatty heart linked to race, type of weight gain in middle-aged women

20:00 EDT 1 Aug 2017 | AAAS

(University of Pittsburgh Schools of the Health Sciences) A woman's race and where on her body she packs on pounds at midlife could give her doctor valuable clues to her likelihood of having greater volumes of heart fat, a potential risk factor for heart disease, according to new research led by the University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health.

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