Researches say: “Its best to have it below the waist. It brings a barrier against heart disease, diabetes and other conditions related to obesity.”
Turns out that having a little “junk in the trunk” is a good thing and health wise. Not only does having a larger butt boost overall health, but it’s tied to increase intelligence and lower risk of chronic disease.
It`s very important where our fat is.
“As the protective role of lower body and that is (thigh and backside) fat. In many studies subjects with a wide range of age, BMI and co-morbidities confirm the protective properties of the lower-body fat depot.” said scientists in the Journal of Obesity.
Apple-shaped vs. pear-shaped butt
Compare your body shape with shape of fruits. It will help you identify if you are on the right track or not. With pear-shape you are probably in a good place. But, if you are with apple-shape butt, you may want to enrich on a healthier lifestyle.
Persons with belly fat have more obesity-related problems than those with extra weight on their thighs, hips and butt.
“There’s a lot of evidence that shows that the fat depots are not the same in the body,” said Dr. Robert Kushner, a professor of specialized medicine in obesity at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago.
Belly fat is more metabolically active. Having greater effect on the brain and overall body, comparing with fat stored in the lower half, tending to be more stable and invokes fewer cytokines or proteins associated with insulin resistance and the onset of diabetes.
There is whole latitude of these hormonal markers. Those hormonal markers are more preferentially deliver from the belly.
Weight gain in the brain?
Leptin is another factor linked to fat distribution in women. Essential for regulating appetite, leptin levels are too correlate with a bigger butt. Their brain stops to respond to the hormone having complete leptin resistance. which is correlated to insulin resistance.
Big butt favors leptin levels in female body, which is weight regulating hormone, and with anti-inflammatory, vascular-protective and anti-diabetic attributes. assigned to a hormone dinopectina.
The adipose tissue of the buttocks prevents cardiovascular disease by trapping harmful fatty particles.
Big bum = big brain
Crucial thing to maintain a big behind are large amounts of Omega 3 fats, which are proven to increase brain function, cognitive abilities and memory.
Interesting finding is that children born from women with wide hips are prone to be more intelligent compared to thinner and less curvy mothers.