Skipping breakfast may increase the risk of heart disease

10/18/2010 | Medscape (free registration)

Australian researchers found that people who skip breakfast as children and adults have a higher risk of heart disease than those who ate a morning meal throughout their lives. People who consistently failed to eat breakfast had a larger waistline and higher levels of insulin and cholesterol compared with people who ate breakfast regularly.

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