Hi! I'm in the healthcare industry and highly suspicious of the kneejerk assumption that fat=unhealthy, or that fat=lazy/overeater. The prevalent idea that anything that deviates from a strictly defined and rarely achievable "normal" is all your own fat, stupid fault is one that's harmful to women in particular, and a healthy society in general.
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