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Blog posts : "childhood obesity"

Body Acceptance Resources for Parents

October 28, 2013

Are you a parent or guardian or just have nifty young people in your life? Are you worried about the kind of messages they're recieving, and the messages you're sending, when it comes to body image? Do you worry your child might be developing a bad r…

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Where are all the Fat Kids?

July 8, 2013

Being a parent I get to go to a lot of kid friendly places on a fairly frequent basis; beaches, parks, pools, splash pads, you name it, I'm there with my munchkins doing fun things as often as we can manage. It gives me a thrill to watch Gabe running…

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Chubby Baby Takes the Bus

May 7, 2013

Today I've got a post up at Fierce Fatties about an experience I had last weekend while on the bus. Check it out and tell me what I should've done!

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Hope and Despair

March 13, 2013

Hey there, I have a post up today at Fierce Fatties. I hope you'll pop by and have a look.  Also, there is bonus Kat at the link. Has there been a special moment of clarity in your life recently? Do tell!




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The Obesity / Poverty Link

January 23, 2013

In light of Monday's post, I found this article from 2010 from the CBC News: Poor and Fat: the link between poverty and fat.

"Many of these factors are also linked to poverty, however. A 2009 study in Montreal, for example, demonstrated that low-inc…

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