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You folks providing medical care are very important!  As consultants to the public about health issues, you can do things which promote self-care, or create a barrier to it.  Consider whether your office and your practice are user-friendly for people of all sizes. 

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Children and Weight: The Dilemmas  

Treatment Goals for the Body Positive Group

Top 10 Reasons Not to Prescribe Weight Loss (and what to do instead)

Evaluating Weight Loss Programs: What are the Red Flags?

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