Fear of Shaming

A different take on fat-shaming

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I am overweight. It’s not a “social issue.” It’s a fact. At 5'9", I currently weigh 215 pounds. That is overweight.

It’s not the first time I have been this heavy. In January of 2019, I weighed 218. It was the heaviest this “grew up thin” girl had ever been. And for the first time, at 51, I needed blood pressure medication. So I began WW, downloaded the…

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