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HealthNotDiets Digest, Issue 36, 2018

August 31 - September 6, 2018

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Fat-Shaming The Pregnant: How The Medical Community Fails Overweight Moms

by Brianna Snyder


“medical professionals are not immune to society’s tendency to disrespect fat people. The stigmatizing message many heavy women get in the doctor’s office is that by their own poor decision-making, they have put themselves and their unborn children in danger.”


https://www.huffingtonpost.com.au/entry/fat-shaming-pregnant-overweight-moms_us_5b89a872e4b0511db3d872a9

Families 'can't afford to follow healthy diet guidance'

by Katherine Sellgren


“affordability could be achieved through two overarching approaches: increasing the resources and incomes of low income households and ensuring that healthy foods are available and affordable to those on a low income.”