Arthritis Self-Management Extra is your source for authoritative information about the more than 100 types of arthritis and arthritis-related conditions. Packed with practical tips, Arthritis Self-Management Extra brings to your inbox breaking arthritis news, delicious and easy-to-make recipes, and the very latest in arthritis treatments and therapies.
Empower yourself to live a better life with arthritis by signing up today!
The fat that surrounds the body's internal organs. Excess visceral fat has been shown to increase the risk of Type 2 diabetes, heart disease, stroke, and dementia. Recent research suggests that it may worsen chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), a breathing disorder.