Linda Bacon, PhD

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

5/16/13: HuffPo Live, My Doctor Fat Shamed Me, by Nancy Redd.

Patient: “I have the flu.” DR.: “Try losing weight.” Patient: “What does that have to do with my flu?” New studies show that regardless of the symptoms being treated, “overweight” patients are treated differently due to their weight. Linda Bacon, Shannon Russell, Angela Meadows, and Shaunta Grimes, speak out.

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