Weight gain is usually the outcome of fat shaming
Are you also a victim of fat shaming? Fat shaming is something which is harassing the obese people. According to study it has been disclosed that because of “fat shaming” individuals are gaining more weight instead of losing it. Yes, this is true. Want to know how? Here is the reason behind it.
1 Are you harassed, received poor service at stores, and restaurants, or treated with less respect due to your overweight?
According to the survey on about 3,000 adults, in which they have been asked a question that whether they had faced any kind of discrimination or inequity because of their heavy weight, which also includes that whether they had been harassed, receive poor service at stores, and restaurants, or treated with less respect due to little over weight.
Near about 5% of individuals were there who had experienced “fat shaming”. From over a period of 4 years those who accounted weight discrimination, gained about 0.95 kg i.e. 2 pounds of weight on an average, on the other hand who did not consider weight discrimination lost about 0.71 kilograms i.e. 1.5 pounds of weight.
2 Weight discrimination the main reason for Obesity
With the help of this study it has been clear that weight discrimination is the major reason behind the occurrence of issues like obesity, this is not the exact solution. There are several obese suffers report being regarded insolently by the doctors and that too because of their weight. It is very important for everyone including the doctors that they must impede shaming and blaming people for their overweight, despite of this we can also support them and tell them about the appropriate treatment.
According to the study the issues related with weight gain discrimination is also associated with behaviors that can lead to weight gain, like having energy dense food, comfort eating, and so on. Because of fat shaming there are many people who feel very less confident to get engage themselves in any kind of physical activities, and this is the main reason why generally they avoid it.
3 Say no to weight discrimination and get slim
This study generally found an association, and so unable to prove that weight discrimination is the main reason of weight gain. But with the help of some findings it becomes easy to agree on the previous research or study. One can easily lose his or her weight if they will not face any issues related with weight discrimination.
4 Moral responsibility of every individual to not discriminate anyone because of their weight:
So, it is the moral responsibility of every individual to not discriminate anyone because of their weight. They only need is our support, so support them wisely.