PreventionRelated ConditionsRisks Study Questions the Concept Of Healthy but Obese Evidence suggests that obesity may be contributing to atherosclerosis, even if other cardiovascular health indications appear normal. estaff Published: June 18, 2014 0 Print Email Facebook Twitter You may have heard the concept of fat but fit, which suggests that overweight or obese people can be considered in good cardiovascular health if they dont have heart risk factors such as high blood pressure and diabetes. To continue reading this article you must be a paid subscriber Subscribe Subscribe to Heart Advisor Get the next year of Heart Advisor for just $20. And access all of our online content - over 2,000 articles - free of charge. Subscribe today and save 38%. It's like getting 5 months FREE! Already Subscribed? Click Here to Sign In | Forgot your password?