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Making Fun of "Fat People" Exercising

Want to know something that really makes me furious? Making fun of overweight people who are exercising.

Making fun of people in general is not the kind of activity anyone should be engaging in, to tell you the truth, but I want to concentrate on this specific situation for now. 247 more words


I'm Tired of Being Fat

Things that I’m Tired of:

1.  Lying to my husband

2.  Telling myself I’m going to stop cheating, but already planning my next chocolate fix… 89 more words

Being Fat is a Sugar Addiction Problem, not a Handicap Problem

One of the hardest parts of an addiction is not recognizing it for what it is. Many people want to call the obesity epidemic other things and blame as many symptoms as they can. 42 more words

The Educated Eater

Recently I was part of a conversation on Facebook about the concept of fat tax/junk food tax/whatever you want to call it.  The current food being demonised is sugar, and this particular conversation was about a proposed sugar tax in New Zealand, but I’m pretty sure that wherever you are has had something similar in the not too distant past. 1,041 more words

Interesting selection of maps show the obesity rates of countries throughout the world... some of the data may surprise you

Daily Mail:

  • The Pacific Islands, east of Australia, top the list of countries with the highest percentage of their populations obese
  • Experts have blamed the soaring obesity rates on nations colonising the islands and introducing Western diets…
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2,ooo Too Fat to Work - Are They Spongers?

More than 2,000 people are living off benefits because they are too fat to work.

The number of obese claimants has almost doubled in Britain since 1997. 277 more words


Why You Shouldn't Judge Fat People

I’m the first one to admit that I’m fat. I’m definitely not in shape, I’ve got flab, and according to the BMI scale I’m morbidly obese. 897 more words

Chronic Pain