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A popular term for the bilateral overhangs of fat and soft tissue on the anterolateral flank common in older adults, especially men
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love handles

Popular for the bilateral overhangs of fat and soft tissue on the anterolateral flank common in older ♂
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Q. Can any one help me to know the best ways to get rid of hideous love handles? Can any one help me to know the best ways to get rid of hideous love handles? They make low cuts look bulky! Yuck!

A. The best thing I can advise you is to eat less fat... you can notice that even if you lose weight, it always take the "love handles" more time to go away- that's cause you have to bring your fat level down for them to vanish. they stay there untill you show them you're serious... go to low fat- but no o%!!!

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Love handles, the pinchable fat on both sides of the stomach, are especially stubborn and hard to lose.
As the sugar load normally exceeds our body's ability to clear it, excess is metabolised and stored as LOVE HANDLES." Replace rice and pasta with "konjac root" versions, such as Zero Noodles, which are carbohydrate-free.
It is the sort of thing you take up when the corporeal love handles keep pace with the bibliographical ones.
Similar panels run down the sides to compress love handles and shape the thighs.
Fifty-eight-year-old real estate attorney Samuel Himmelstein is getting ready to rock next Friday at Lafayette Grill & Bar at 54 Franklin Street, as his band, the Love Handles, heads back to the stage after a six-month hiatus.
Love Handles, the product of these first-time inventors and Worcester natives, is an exercise device combining two elliptical handles with a universal clamp.
Unfortunately, many people have the misconception that holding hand weights and doing side bending exercises will trim or tone the love handles. However, lateral flexion is performed mainly with the deep muscles of the spine and not with the internal or external obliques.
I enjoyed the June/July issue, but I have to respond to Greg Rodriguez's article on "Ultimate Concealment." He says IWB holsters are good--"if you have six-pack abs and have yet to see the onset of love handles." I definitely don't have six-pack abs and found love handles a long time ago.
If you have more love handles than you can handle and the thought of squeezing into that bikini leaves you colder than the water off Hampton Beach, fear not.
The survey found women are constantly trying to slim down to look better, feel fitter and raise their self esteem, while men want to lose the love handles and spice up the romance in their life.
You see him strutting around the weighing room with his love handles, and because he's not tall he looks chubby"