New Canadian clinical practice guidelines for obesity aim to help reduce the prevalence and impact of weight bias and stigma in clinical care, and also encourage the public to advocate for change.
People with obesity earn less and have a harder time finding work.
The hostile environment that marginalised people find themselves in serves as a source of constant stress.
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But you wouldn't know it to look at a newspaper.