Helen: Weight of Living

2019-11-25T11:26:11+00:00 November 21st, 2019|Categories: OC News, Weight of Living|Tags: , , , , |

Representation matters! Obesity Canada launched the Weight of Living series to dismantle the stereotypes and myths surrounding obesity. Through stories and photos, we hope to address the bias that surrounds obesity and weight, and inspire others to continue the conversation about obesity. [...]

3rd Canadian Weight Bias Summit Report

2018-06-01T15:25:38+00:00 January 1st, 2017|Categories: Publications|Tags: , , , , |

Despite decades of research demonstrating the negative impact of weight bias on health and quality of life, we’ve only see a handful of effective ways to reduce it. In May 2016, Obesity Canada (then known as The Canadian Obesity Network) invited [...]