This is the most deadly time in your life to put on weight

Quentin Fottrell
This is the most deadly time in your life to put on weight

What’s considered optimum shape for people who are about to undergo cardiac surgery? Mortality in patients who had undergone heart bypass surgery was over four times higher in individuals with a high body fat mass, according to research released last month conducted by Dr. Xavier Leroy of the Department of Anaesthesia and Resuscitation, CHU Lille, Lille, France and his colleagues. Certain factors, including fat mass and lean body weight, may complicate cardiac surgery, the study found.