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The movement normalizes those who struggle, not the issues they fight

The web site for the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney diseases defines being overweight or obese as “a person whose weight is higher than what is considered as a normal weight adjusted for height.” According to stateofobesity.org, adult obesity rates in 2016 exceeded 35 percent in five ...

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Being overweight or obese is a health issue, we cannot keep saying it is okay

Everything is lovely in moderation. Parents tell their kids that they cannot watch too much television, and coaches tell players to let their bodies recover after continuous practice. when is the nation going to tell people that even food has its limits when it comes to health? What does it ...

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Body positivity urges people to be comfortable in own skin

Body positivity is important – it always has been – and now after decades the status quo for “beautiful” is being broken. The 2000s have been a roller coaster, especially in the world of fashion and beauty. The fashion industry sets the standards for the clothes everyone wears and what ...

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