ARE EXTRA POUNDS WEIGHING DOWN YOUR IMMUNE SYSTEM?

It probably comes as no surprise that losing weight and getting healthy is high on the list when it comes to New Year’s resolutions. And like so many promises we make to ourselves, it’s usually easier said than done. At American Family Care clinics, we see the effects of obesity every day. High blood pressure, heart disease, and diabetes are all commonly known side effects of obesity. But what might surprise you is the role obesity plays in the ordinary, garden-variety, common cold.

 

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