Linda Bacon, PhD

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

11/19/15, Pscychology Today, 3 Myths About Weight and Health, Debunked, Jennifer Rollin

[snip]”I had the privilege of hearing a talk by Dr. Linda Bacon, a professor, researcher, and author of Health at Every Size and Body Respect. Dr. Bacon lead a workshop at The 25th Annual Renfrew Center Foundation Conference. In the workshop, Dr. Bacon debunked many myths about weight and health. The following are some common misconceptions about weight and health-and what the research has found.

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