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2/5/16, US News & World Report, Are Football Players Too Fat?, by Anna Medaris Miller

[snip] “If we’re concerned about health, we shouldn’t be looking to professional athletes as our role models,” says​ Linda Bacon​, an associate nutritionist at the University of California–Davis and author of “Health at Every Size: The Surprising Truth About Your Weight.” “Some of the things that are required to perform well are not good health practices in the long run.”

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