Fat Bottomed Girls

A Fat Positive site, focusing on women who are fat and not ashamed of it.

Tuesday, January 28, 2003

WHAT THE DIET INDUSTRY WON'T TELL YOU.
Weighting Game
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"A careful survey of medical literature reveals that the conventional wisdom about the health risks of fat is a grotesque distortion of a far more complicated story. Indeed, subject to exceptions for the most extreme cases, it's not at all clear that being overweight is an independent health risk of any kind, let alone something that kills hundreds of thousands of Americans every year."

(link ripped from the pages of Metafilter

Hmm, could it be we were right all along?