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Valentine’s Day While in Recovery from an Eating Disorder

Navigating Valentine’s Day while in recovery from an eating disorder can be tough. These tips and strategies will help make the...

Latest Food Labeling Research Upholds Diet Culture

How many minutes of running would a person have to do to burn off a Big Mac? Or a salad, for...

Jillian Michaels points at a contestant on The Biggest Loser

What Jillian Michaels’ Comments Are Really About

Trigger warning for discussion of “Obesity,” fat shaming, fatphobia What Jillian Michaels’ comments get wrong about body positivity, political correctness, and “glamorizing...

Your Baby Doesn’t Have to Like Kale: Baby Food, Food Hierarchies, and The New Yorker

When I was a child, I was called a “picky eater.” I had a small roster of foods that I would...

Bariatric Surgery for Kids: What the American Academy of Pediatrics Gets Wrong in their New Public Health Policy

The American Academy of Pediatrics is now recommending weight loss surgery for children. Will this do more harm than good? The...

Joaquin Phoenix’s Weight Loss for Joker Is No Joke

Since the release of the movie Joker, it seems almost as much attention has been paid to actor Joaquin Phoenix’s dramatic...

James Corden discusses fat-shaming.

What James Corden Got Right and Wrong in His Response to Bill Maher

CN: Discussion of fat-shaming Bill Maher aired a segment recently about fat-shaming. His “hot take” on the issue was, from what...

Why Kurbo, the Weight Loss App for Kids, Is a Problem

CN: Discussion of food restriction, weight bias, and weight loss for children WW, the company formerly known as Weight Watchers has...

Macy’s Pulls Pourtions Plates After Backlash

Macy’s took a serious misstep when it decided to sell a Pourtions™ plate in its Herald Square store. The plate had...

These Climbers Dispel the Myth That Plus-Size People Can’t Be Fit

Mt. Kilimanjaro is the highest mountain in Africa. About 30,000 people climb the mountain each year, and three-quarters of those reach...