People may start to believe negative stereotypes about themselves.
The problem is that diets don't work for permanent weight loss, for 95% or so of people who try it. This has been well documented
My friend and colleague, Patty Nece, has described an experience that’s exemplary of how people with obesity often do not
Although the timing and context of Trumps comments are more than a little odd, his beliefs and attitudes are not surprising. They are not surprising coming from him, and not surprising in our culture.
On a more fundamental level, Roehling also found that the pool of candidates who make it to election date are already pre
I believe that the majority of the time, weight stigma in a health care setting is a misguided attempt to help. But that does not excuse rudeness, shaming, guilt, scare tactics, cruelty, or poor medical care.
The blog's founder, Dr. Cat Pausé, explained: "The success rate for people who had had no interview or a phone interview
The study's lead author Natasha Schvey said that weight-based discrimination is at a level rivaling the current rate of racial