10 Extra Pounds Might Be Good

New research is focusing less on the bathroom scale

By John Johnson,  Newser Staff

Posted Apr 27, 2010 1:35 PM CDT | Updated May 1, 2010 1:25 PM CDT

(Newser) – Those carrying 10 to 15 extra pounds might be able to stop feeling guilty about the bathroom scale. A spate of studies show a little extra weight isn't such a bad thing, the Wall Street Journal concludes. In fact, it might even ward off diseases...   Read full story »


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