Study: Fat Shaming Actually Makes People Fatter

By Editorial Staff | 09/12/2014
Contrary to popular belief, “ fat shaming” does not encourage people to eat less and lose weight – in fact, it could have the opposite effect, researchers from the University College London (UCL) Health Behavior Research Centre report Thursday in the journal Obesity. The study, which was funded by Cancer Research UK, looked at data of…

New Study Claims “Fat Shaming” Causes People To Gain, Not Lose, Weight