Health

The reason middle-aged women are prone to belly fat

Hormonal changes in a woman’s body during perimenopause lead to fat accumulation in the abdomen, buttocks, and thighs. Near middle age, many women have belly fat. According to Victoria Vieira-Potter, associate professor of nutrition and physiology at the University of Missouri, USA, these are normal physiological changes that are hard to avoid. “It doesn’t depend […]