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Living In Cold Climates May Make You Fat!

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File photo by Stephen Chernin/Getty Images

File photo by Stephen Chernin/Getty Images

It’s yet another reason to dislike the cold if you don’t already.

UC Berkeley and University of Arizona researchers say people who live in the Northern Hemisphere are fatter because of the cold climate — but not for the reasons you might think.

They say gut bacteria that raise the risk of obesity thrive in low temperatures. In humans, obesity is associated with two different types of bacteria normally found in the intestine.

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