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White Adipose Tissue
This is the kind of fat your doctor warns you about. It can be damaging to both health and self-image once it accumulates around your midsection. White fat’s role as an endocrine organ is increasingly being researched, as hormones like leptin and adiponectin play critical roles in metabolic health.
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"White Adipose Tissue," Examine.com, published on 28 February 2022, last updated on 8 March 2022, https://examine.com/topics/white-adipose-tissue/