Eating disorders are complex and involve all sorts of ingredients, including genetics, environment, society, personality and more. But almost all people who have an eating disorder also struggle with their weight.

This is why it’s so important for us to learn the true facts about weight and obesity, and understand that the fear of weight and obesity should not be a concern for parents, children, healthcare providers, teachers, or anyone who thinks they “know” that excess weight must be avoided at all costs.

Facts about weight and obesity

Read about the true health consequences of being overweight and obese, learn about the obesity research that drives headlines, and whether you should be worried about your weight or the weight of your children.

Facts about weight and obesity

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