Why would anyone have to give a disclaimer?
Sirous Martel

Actually there are some quite well documented health benefits to being fat, (Google “obesity paradox” for a kick-off), but that’s beside the point. This is not an article about health; it’s an article about how society dehumanises and pathologises fat people. Rather like you’re seeking to do with your condescending response and assertions of larger bodies being “clearly bad”, as if that legitimises prejudice, bigotry and the constant reiteration of negative stereotypes.

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