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Lose Belly Fat, Improve Blood Vessels

Researchers have discovered that losing belly fat allows blood vessels to work better.

In a six month study, researchers at John Hopkins found that the more belly fat people lost, the better their arteries were able to expand when needed.

Doctors say being overweight increases the risk of cardio-vascular disease , especially if the fat is in the belly above the waist.


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