Protected: Health is Sexy

#sexy If you've ever been overweight or obese, you've had the experience of being looked at negatively for your weight. Not everybody is negative, and few will say it out loud, but negative thoughts have flown in your direction due to your weight. These negative thoughts stem from a few things: Culture: society determines the best bodily aesthetic, so deviations from that become targets.Some...

Never-Fats Won’t Fix Your Obesity

There is a common theme I see, especially among Registered Dietitians (RD), on Twitter and elsewhere when it comes to dealing with obesity and weight-related problems. The unfortunate consensus among many (HAES is prevalent) is that you can't or shouldn't try to lose weight. This isn't always true. Some of them say that weight loss is OK but shouldn't be celebrated. Some say you shouldn't set...