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There are 4 comments on Focusing on Weight May Be Hazardous to Your Health

    1. Where’s your four-year, double blind data with more than (at least) 500 participants and 100% follow up on drop-outs, all cause illness (VERY important when you’re looking at vegans, especially) and all-cause mortality?

  1. I am a 73 year old female, active and in good health. I have always weighed all my adult life around 170 pounds. I feel great and do the things I like. I am 5’2″ tall. Has not killed me yet so put it on my tombstone!! LOL

    SADLY, VERY SADLY, A PERSON’S SIZE AND WEIGHT IS NOW THE NEW DISCRIMINATION IN OUR CULTURE. WHY? BECAUSE THERE IS NOTHING ELSE LEFT TO FOCUS ON.

    1. Good on you for living well! I’m myself wondering if the unhealthy habits that can cause some people to be obese are the real cause of the chronic health conditions associated with obesity-but no one wants to acknowledge there are overweight and even obese people with good habits who may never be at average weight. I want to see how healthy these people are, especially those with conditions that make them overweight no matter what they do. This could stop ED-NOS cases- Eating Disorder Not Otherwise Specified because the patients don’t meet the traditional ED criterion of being underweight, but still have the fractures/organ failure from malnutrition.

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