Publisher’s note: Binge eating disorder, massive weight gain, and stress from emotional trauma and abuse are common in people with obesity. Here, Nicky Bicksler shares her story of triumph over those forces. In Her Own Words I weighed 428.4 pounds at my heaviest. I was pre-diabetic, with polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS), obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), […]
Bullies Targeting Obese Children Most of us have probably been made a target for humiliation and harassment at one time or another. Many of us have been bullied as children. Kids who are bullied by peers are selected for any number of reasons although it has been shown that obese children are especially likely to be bullied. Even obese […]
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