beer gut

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beer gut

A form of central obesity which is most common in middle-aged males, whose excess weight results from too little exercise and an unhealthy diet (classically associated with heavy drinking).
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Despite being a self-confessed "overweight unfit man with a beer belly" Jason took the plunge and signed up for a half marathon.
Looking more like a chubby child than hardnosed entrepreneur, the only thing bigger than Baggs' inflated ego is the size of his beer belly. But now he's vowed to do something about it - and has even done some topless "before" photos to prove his point.
Chief executive Mike Benner said: "It is great news to see the myth of the beer belly finally laid to rest.
He is white, with a pale complexion, slightly chubby and with a "beer belly" and deep voice.
Clinton Woods only started boxing to get rid of his beer belly, and scoffed at suggestions he should turn professional, let alone that he would one day wrap a world title belt around his waist.
See this beer belly? A direct result of that high school curfew.
Prof Arne Astrup at RVA University in Copenhagen, destroyed the myth of the beer belly.
But it seems the message of the dangers of carrying a beer belly is still to get through.
Under a heading marked 'the myth about the beer belly', the leaflet claimed: 'Many scientists now believe that it's the late-night kebabs and curries which are really to blame for the modern day 'beer belly'.'
Genes could predict which men will get a beer belly, the BBC has reported.
Attorneys would bruise each other trying to reach anyone who developed a beer belly while seeking to restore his hair line.