Linda Bacon, PhD

inspiring a global transformation to a more just world,
where all bodies are valued,
respected,
and supported in compassionate self-care

4/29/15, A Weight Out, What Everybody’s Getting Wrong about Weight and Health!, by Ellen Shuman

“In this TeleSeminar, Ellen interviews Dr. Linda Bacon and Dr. Lucy Aphramor, authors of the book, Body Respect; What Conventional Health Books Get Wrong, Leave Out, and Just Plain Fail to Understand about Weight. In their groundbreaking work, the authors suggest that rather than being in the midst of an “Obesity Epidemic”, the real crisis is the toxic stigma placed on certain bodies. In the pursuit of thinness, through the perfect diet or exercise plan, or surgical procedure, we lose sight of the original goal; health and well-being. Join us. This seminar is bound to get you thinking along healthier lines!”

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