In This Body: Navigating Medical Care in a Bigger Body
People in larger bodies are met with fatphobia and shaming at the doctor’s office, from the very people we are there to receive treatment from. They fail to treat the symptoms we are concerned with by focusing instead on treating our body sizes.
This conference, originally aired in March 2018, brought together a panel of medical professionals from different disciplines to break down some of the myths around fatness, health, and medical care.
- 5 video interviews
- Audio only versions of each interview
- Unlimited access
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Then you’re in luck! Because right now, I’m bringing together a group of people of all sizes interested in community care and getting free from bodily oppression based on size and health status, among other things.
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