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fat shaming on social media
2014-10-04 09:24:49

New research from the National Institutes of Health analyzes how people chat about weight on different social media platforms

fat shaming backfires
2014-09-12 06:48:40

Contrary to popular belief, “fat shaming” does not encourage people to eat less and lose weight – in fact, it could have the opposite effect, researchers from the University College London Health Behavior Research Centre report Thursday in the journal Obesity.

2014-08-19 23:11:10

40 thought leaders within the Fat Activism and Size Diversity movements unite to discuss size discrimination, bias, shame and civil rights challenges faced by people of size.

2013-06-10 23:00:51

Discrimination against obese and overweight individuals at work place and academia kept in closet for many years.

2013-05-11 23:03:32

The Association for Size Diversity and Health will host its 2013 Conference: “Staying the Health At Every Size® Course: Navigating the Weight Debate in the Evolving Healthcare Environment,”

2012-04-30 13:17:43

Obese women are more likely to be discriminated against when applying for jobs and receive lower starting salaries than their non-overweight colleagues.

2011-08-02 00:00:31

ASDAH Conference Entitled: “No Body Left Behind - The HAESSM Model: Ensuring an Inclusive Approach to Health and Wellness” Features All-Star Lineup San Fracisco.

2011-06-11 00:00:30

The Association for Size Diversity and Health Taps Four Prominent Members to Share HAESâ„  Insights at http://www.healthateverysizeblog.org Redwood City, CA (PRWEB) June 10, 2011 The Association for Size Diversity and Health (ASDAH) is pleased to announce the launch of the organization's new blog today.

2011-04-11 00:00:40

The Association for Size Diversity and Health's Educational Conference Features New Research Supporting Efficacy of Health At Every Size(SM) as well as the Premiere of Darryl Roberts’ New Film Redwood City, CA (PRWEB) April 8, 2011 The Association for Size Diversity and Health (ASDAH) is pleased to announce its new Educational Conference entitled “No BODY Left Behind – The HAES(SM) Model: Ensuring an Inclusive Approach to Health and Wellness”.


Word of the Day
megalophonous
  • Having a loud voice; vociferous; clamorous.
  • Of grand or imposing sound.
The word 'megalophonous' comes from Greek roots meaning 'big' and 'sound'.