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Obesity Stigma: Important Considerations for Public Health

Rebecca Puhl and Chelsea Heuer

2010

This study reports on how obesity stigma threatens health, generates health disparities, and interferes with effective obesity prevention efforts. The study warns against using obesity stigma as a tool for motivation.

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