Is Obesity Really Caused By Epigenetics?

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The narrative we have is that obese people are lazy, make poor choices, etc. Fatphobia is rampant in our society and medical fatphobia kills.

My mother was obese. I don’t remember her being anything but fat and getting fatter. She blamed it on injuring her back helping a disabled person into their wheelchair, which didn’t exactly help her get exercise.

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