[LMB] On ADHD/obesity

Sylvia McIvers sylviamcivers at gmail.com
Wed Oct 16 17:28:48 BST 2019


On Mon, Oct 14, 2019 at 8:51 AM Howard Brazee <howard at brazee.net> wrote:

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> > On Oct 14, 2019, at 6:43 AM, Pat Mathews <mathews55 at msn.com> wrote:
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> > In that case, 90% of the people I see are obese. Including the one in my
> mirror.
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> It is one of the many problems with labels.   They combine too many traits
> into one label where simplification is not valuable.
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It works the other way as well.  Ask people what "healthy weight" looks
like.  Or even, what a "healthy meal" and "healthy portion" look like. You
won't get the same answer twice, and some people can't even answer such a
strange question at all.

Sylvia


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