You Can’t Handle the [BMI] Truth

As of 2010, approximately 70% of Americans were either overweight or obese as defined by their Body Mass Index or BMI. Obesity related health issues are significant because they increase health care costs, decrease productivity and result in premature death. Discussing BMI invokes a great deal of passion because it

It’s Not OK to be Fat

Reading CNN’s post about obese people’s fashion leads you to believe that we live in a society where fat people are denied the basic liberties of life. These “fatshion” bloggers are either ignorant to the health problems associated with obesity or find it easier to stay fat and claim that