Dr. Sean Wharton says the belief that those with obesity lack discipline and self-control creates stigma so 'thick and intense' that it prevents people from seeking help. Living with elevated weight caused by obesity can be life-changing — and not in a good way. More than seven million Canadians are more likely to be overlooked for jobs, be poorly treated by their physician, and suffer criticism from those who believe that greater self-control can prevent obesity.
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