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The Wellness Aesthetic | Performing Health for Strangers & Self

Bracing myself for the comments ;)… Ok, let’s talk about potential disconnect between our image of health and what actually constitutes health. Spoilers: being fat is not the worst thing for your longevity

Highly recommend checking out the Maintenance Phase podcast!
-Is Being Fat Bad for You?
-The Obesity Epidemic
-The Body Mass Index

You’re Wrong About – The McDonald’s Hot Coffee Case

Shelley Darlington – The Truth About the Fitness Industry

00:00 – Intro
05:58 – Defining Wellness
27:36 – Interpreting Health

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ANTI-DIET by Christy Harrison –
FAT by Sander Gilman –
THE BIG FAT SURPRISE by Nina Teicholz –
DISABILITY VISIBILITY edited by Alice Wong –
DISFIGURED by Amanda Leduc –
FEARING THE BLACK BODY by Sabrina Strings –
BORN AGAIN BODIES by R Marie Griffith –
CULTISH by Amanda Montell –
PANDORA’S LUNCHBOX by Melanie Warner-

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