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By Lauran Neergaard The Associated Press

Belt getting tighter? Study finds a pot belly risky even if you’re not considered overweight

WASHINGTON A pot belly can be a bad thing ‚Äî even if you’re not considered overweight.

New research suggests normal-weight people who carry their fat at their waistlines may be at higher risk of death over the years than overweight or obese people whose fat is more concentrated on the hips and thighs.