Weight Bias: A Social Justice Issue A Policy Brief
Science has documented clear, consistent evidence that overweight people face discrimination in employment, education, and health care. This US-based policy brief explores: the consequences of bias, bias in employment, bias in health care, bias in education, current law and policy recommendations, and common arguments against policy and responses.
January 1, 2012
Friedman, R., Puhl, R.
Community-at-large, Primary Care, School, Workplace
Toddler (1-3), Children (4-11), Youth (12-17), Adults (18-64), Older Adults (65 and over)