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“Looking just at the scale does not necessarily give the whole picture said Linda Bacon, a professor of nutrition at city college of San Francisco and the author of “Health at Every Size.” She said no one can look at a person and determine their health or their health risks. “It’s prejudice in action when people make that assumption,” she said. ”

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