Meet Lisa Schaffer, Obesity Canada’s New Public Engagement Committee Chair

2018-10-10T15:52:56-04:00 October 10th, 2018|Categories: OC News|Tags: , , , |

Allow me to introduce myself  –  my name is Lisa Schaffer and I am the newly elected chair of Obesity Canada’s Public Engagement Committee (PEC). I’ve had the opportunity to work with Obesity Canada’s amazing staff, volunteers and funding partners as a [...]

The Fight to End Sizeism: History of the Manitoba Bill to Amend to Human Rights Code

2018-10-01T18:34:24-04:00 October 1st, 2018|Categories: OC Events|Tags: , , , , |

Today’s post is by Lindsey Mazur, Registered Dietitian, master’s student and founder of Manitobans Against Weight Stigma. You can connect with Lindsey on Twitter at @HAESRD.   Sizeism, or discrimination based on physical size and weight, is a human rights issue with [...]

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