Published in Women's Health Weekly, July 18th, 2002
C. J. Tanner and collaborators at the East Carolina University Human Performance Laboratory studied the relationships between obesity and muscle fiber type in obese (n=25, average BMI 34.8 kg/m2) and nonobese women (n=28, average BMI 24.0 kg/m2), Caucasian and African-American women, and in obese adults who had lost weight as a result of gastric bypass surgery.
A significant difference...
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