Latest the Journal of the American Medical Association Stories

2006-03-21 10:30:00

By Megan Rauscher NEW YORK -- Women who are otherwise healthy, but have low levels of physical activity and high levels of weight, generally have less favorable heart health than their leaner, more active counterparts, Boston-based researchers report in today's issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association. "The important observations from our study are that even in healthy women both fitness and fatness are very important for heart health," Dr. Samia Mora from the Center for...

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