The fatphobic messaging around obesity and coronavirus risk, as well as pandemic weight gain, needs to change ASAP.
“He’s our president, and I would rather he not be taking something that has not been approved by the scientists,” the House speaker said.
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The heavier men were, the more persuasive they seemed, a Cornell study found.
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Black teens saw more than twice as many television ads for fast food, candy, sugary drinks and unhealthy snacks compared with white teens in 2017, according to a new study.
Weight stigma remains a socially acceptable — and legal — form of bias.
A stigma expert explains why fat-shaming still happens, and why most of the ways we try to combat it don't work.