Linda Bacon, PhD

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

August, 2014, Marie Claire Magazine, Can you be Heavy and Healthy, by Virginia Sole-Smith

“…research shows that using body shame as motivation for improving health just doesn’t work. To remedy the situation, many advocates are pushing the Health at Every Size approach, propelled by San Francisco–based nutrition professor and researcher Linda Bacon, Ph.D. It takes the focus off BMI and scales, and promotes realistic lifestyle changes relating to diet and exercise instead.”

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