When it comes to body fat and your health, it is what is inside that really matters. Studies have suggested that having fat surrounding and inside organs such as the liver is strongly linked to diabetes and heart disease. Assistant Professor Calvin Chin, Clinician Scientist and Senior Consultant, Department of Cardiology, National Heart Centre Singapore (NHCS) explains why more research is needed in this field and how advanced imaging tools can make a difference in early intervention.
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