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Weighty Matters

Musings of an obesity medicine doc and certifiably cynical realist, Dr. Yoni Freedhoff.
When It Comes to Lifestyle Change, Timing Matters
The Future of Exer-Gaming Looks Magically Bright
"The Duff" - 2015's Popular, Horrifying, Fat Shaming Teen Movie
Saturday Stories: Conflicts of Interest, Jersualem, and Impossible Complexity
If Gandhi Took a Yoga Class
Money Laundering, Food Industry Style?
You Almost Certainly Don't Need to Replenish Your Electrolytes
Mislabelling Physical Activity a "Vaccine Against Obesity" Carries Risk
Saturday Stories: Optogenetics, Yogi Berra, and Fact Resistance
If You Can't Pronounce It, You Shouldn't Eat It?
Rebranding Exercise: My Keynote Address for PHE Canada (Video)
Coca-Cola's "Together We Move" Promotes The Nutritionally Indefensible
6 Year Old Tapped to Help Develop Coca-Cola's Latest Ad Campaign
Double Standards for Conflicts of Interest at the BMJ
Saturday Stories: Baltimore, Overkill, and Cancer Greeting Cards
The World's Best Rendition of the ABCs?
Will Weighing Yourself Daily Help You to Lose More Weight?
Exploiting The Most Powerful Emotional Branding Opportunity Life Has to Offer
Minute Maid Orange Juice and a Masterclass in Leanwashing
Amazing Aussie Video Explains Why Serving Sizes Are Nonsense
Saturday Stories: Beans, Radioactive Water, and Pap Tests
South Park Takes On the USDA's Dietary Guidance
Flowerly Words, Horoscopes, and the Culture of Magical Belief
Australian Grade School Targeting Kids' Liquid Sugar with Water Only Policy
Don't Forget, Almost No One Clicks Your #SoMe Links