Effective Health Care for Large People

Lyons, Pat; Miller, Wayne C.
September 2000
Healthy Weight Journal;Sep/Oct2000, Vol. 14 Issue 5, p71
Deals with health and weight issues surrounding large or obese people. Challenges in norms and assumptions underlying the definition of overweight; Reasons for the harm posed by weight-focused therapies; Goal of the Great Shape Program; Key barrier to changing the legacy of internalized bias and cultural prejudices toward fat people.


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