Title

Not all are created equal: Differences in obesity attitudes between men and women

Document Type

Journal Article

Publication Date

9-2009

Journal

Women's Health Issues

Volume

Volume 19, Issue 5

Inclusive Pages

289-291

Keywords

Obesity--psychology; Prejudice; Obesity

Abstract

The invited commentary, written on behalf of the STOP Obesity Alliance, explores sources and effects of stigma in several environments including the workplace and physicians offices, and attitudinal differences between men and women when it comes to obesity interventions and perceptions