Normalization of ‘plus-size’ risks hidden danger of obesity

New research warns that the normalisation of ‘plus-size’ body shapes may be leading to an increasing number of people underestimating their weight — undermining efforts to tackle England’s ever-growing obesity problem. While attempts to reduce stigmatisation of larger body sizes — for example with the launch of plus-size clothing ranges — help promote body positivity, […]

Normalization of ‘plus-size’ body shapes may prevent recognition of health risks of obesity

New research warns that the normalization of ‘plus-size’ body shapes may be leading to an increasing number of people underestimating their weight – undermining efforts to tackle England’s ever-growing obesity problem. While attempts to reduce stigmatization of larger body sizes – for example with the launch of plus-size clothing ranges – help promote body positivity, […]

Antibiotics promote Obesity

The intestinal flora also has an influence on what we weigh. It is attacked by antibiotics, this can have excess weight. More and more studies show that a healthy intestinal flora is essential for our overall health. Furthermore, there is increasing evidence that it also plays a healthy body weight is a crucial role. The […]