Fat and fit?

Rubin, Rita
May 1994
U.S. News & World Report;5/16/94, Vol. 116 Issue 19, p64
Discusses how several studies tantalizingly suggest that people who put on pounds over the years live longest while those who lose weight die sooner. President Bill Clinton--who adds weight to the controversial notion that someone could be somewhat hefty and still be healthy; Experts who believe that most people put way too much emphasis on weight; `Great Shape,' coauthored by Pat Lyons, a book about exercise for large women; Body shape; Lower-fat products; More.


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