TITLE

Effective Health Care for Large People

AUTHOR(S)
Lyons, Pat; Miller, Wayne C.
PUB. DATE
September 2000
SOURCE
Healthy Weight Journal;Sep/Oct2000, Vol. 14 Issue 5, p71
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
5493911

 

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