Wednesday, January 7, 2009

Here's an amusing bit of news....

Ladies, never again should you complain about your 'large' rump. For one, I'm a fan. And then their are the health benefits:


Women can stop worrying about pear-shaped figures — fat bottoms have
been scientifically proven to be a sign of good health.

New research, published in the journal Cell Metabolism, suggests the fat responsible for
producing the pear shape flaunted by celebrities such as Jennifer Lopez and
Beyonce may be active in protecting women from diseases by releasing certain
hormones.

Buttock and hip fat may protect women against type 2 diabetes,
researchers from Harvard Medical School found.

When buttocks and hip fat from mice was injected into other mice, their
bodies easily used the blood sugar-regulating hormone insulin and lost
weight.



(Full article here: http://www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,477434,00.html)

1 comment:

Ave said...

Sucks to be me, then. lol

Slim hipped and booty-less.