Talk to nearly any person over a size 12 and chances are, they have run into a doctor or medical professional who recommended that their health would improve if they would only lose weight. Whether that person went to…Read More
Not gonna lie, it’s been a tough week. So I think it’s time for a PADS Saturday? What’s a PADS Saturday you ask? It’s a blog featuring a Public Act of Dancing Spontaneously Frankly, I love this kid. I love…Read More
Doctor Posts Joke Video Demonstrating Stigma That Kills People. Where’s the Hippocratic Oath When You Need It?
So apparently Dr. Terrible is getting a run for his money in my all time list of creeps. Meet Dr. Irresponsible and Dr. Hatemonger. So yesterday, a number of people told me about a video posted on Kevin MD…Read More
Really struggling to lift that styrofoam… If you scrolled quickly past the above picture in Facebook, you might be convinced that I’m lifting some pretty hefty weights. You might feel intimidated by yet another picture of a person seemingly able…Read More
New profits from an old formula A recent article in the New York Times got my blood boiling this morning. The article cites a few medical professionals (and others) talking about how to fatten profits from offering weight loss products,…Read More
Guess which one is Sadness. Go on. Guess. Recently I saw a piece by columnist Olivia Collette Roger Ebert. com called “Why Can’t Sad Be Fat?” The piece was written in response to the recent backlash regarding Pixar’s recent release…Read More