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New Study Reveals Reason COVID More Severe in Overweight Adults

The coronavirus appears to target both fat cells and certain immune cells within body fat, which may explain why overweight and obese people are more likely to develop severe COVID-19, researchers report.

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Over Half Of Young Adults Are Obese Or Overweight, Study Says

More than half of America’s youngest adults — 56 percent of those ages 18 to 25 — are overweight or obese, according to Johns Hopkins research, published in JAMA.

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Is Watching TV Making You Fat?

People who eat home-cooked meals and don’t watch TV while eating are less likely to be obese, study finds

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