"I want to lose some weight."

Living in a fatphobic society means nearly all of us want to lose weight or avoid body fat. Weight discrimination is a constant (and legal) harm for the majority of Americans. In medical settings, doctors use BMI as the most important or even sole measurement of a person's health, resulting in bad healthcare. (For a personal testimony, please read Marquisele Mercedes' article, No Health, No Care.)

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://jjfit.pro/loseweight/