GT Get Fit Tip: Visceral Fat Picture worth 250lbs
The white stuff is fat – you can see the visceral (organ) and subcutaneous (skin) fat distribution throughout both females.
Look closely at the organs and heart. See the fat that surrounds the vitals? That’s visceral fat and what contributes to heart attacks and strokes.
Look close again and you can see how the lower legs on the left have “bowed” to compensate for the extra weight.
The extra white is bad news for being in shape and healthy – we can’t always see it and its a silent killer.
Posted on October 11, 2011, in Home and tagged Adipose tissue, Conditions and Diseases, health, Muscle, Myocardial infarction, Shopping, Subcutaneous tissue, weight loss. Bookmark the permalink. 4 Comments.