What really causes a beer belly?

On May 29, I’ll be the featured presenter at the Boot Camp for Newcomers, where I’ll be talking about staying healthy at 8,300 feet — or 2,529.84 meters! This informative event will be held at the Golden Prague Pub, a fun restaurant across from the Supermaxi El Vergel, where they serve their own craft beers. Which got me to thinking about beer bellies. Makes sense, no? My father was a single-malt scotch aficionado. And liked rum and coke. And vodka and tonic.  But not beer.  And he sure had a beer belly.  But it wasn’t from beer. According to WebMD.com,…

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