106: Medical Fatphobia


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Medical fatphobia - it’s just being told to lose weight, right? Nah, not so much. Of course pretty much every fat person has faced weight bias when encountering health care providers but a lot of people don’t know how rampant and nonsensical fatphobia is in healthcare. I’m sharing 30_ examples today. Plus I talk about the levels of fatphobia. TW: Ton of horrific examples of medical fatphobia, I let you know when that starts.

Episode show notes: http://www.fiercefatty.com/106

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Dying Fat: https://youtu.be/71Z677IXUak https://www.instagram.com/nic.mcdermid/ https://ravishly.com/3-levels-of-fatphobia

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