Notes from the Lake

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Fun Facts About Fat

8th March 2013

Most of us probably do not view “fat” as fun. However, in many ways, fat is just as essential as our muscles and bones. Below are a few reasons why we need some fat and other fun facts.

Some fat tissue is needed as a protective packing around organs and structures of the body.

Fat tissue serves as a heat insulator and an emergency reserve of fuel.

In the female body, essential fat includes specific sex-related deposits.  Women have extra cushioning to protect, warm and nourish a…