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HealthNotDiets Digest, Issue 3, 2018

January 15-21, 2018

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Psychology behind the unfunny consequences of jokes that denigrate

by Thomas Ford

‘Psychology research suggests that disparagement humor is far more than “just a joke.” Regardless of its intent.’

https://theconversation.com/psychology-behind-the-unfunny-consequences-of-jokes-that-denigrate-63855

More Minnesota women are ditching diets: 'Weight loss is not a goal for me'

in StarTribune

“It’s a radical act to make people come to grips with the stereotypes they have about fat people — that they’re lazy, not pretty, not stylish. I am not those things.”

http://www.startribune.com/more-minnesota-women-resist-diets-weight-loss-is-not-a-goal-for-me/469407003/