Visceral Fat (VAT): Belly Fat Increases Your Risk for Developing Breast Cancer.
OCTOBER is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, so in honor of so many brave women currently in the fight, who survived the fight, who lost their lives in the fight AND to the ones we have the opportunity to save*, this is for you. . . Anyone who has been to our facility for a DEXA Body Scan is familiar with the term Visceral Fat (VAT), but to those of you who have yet to visit, here's a little education on the subject and how a DEXA Body Scan can help determine your risk of develo