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How Much Weight Can You Lose in a Week?

There’s no shortage of dramatic weight loss transformations on Instagram, which makes losing five pounds a week seem pretty easy. But losing that kind of weight in just seven days can be unhealthy, and even impossible, for some people. Every dieter wants to know the amount of weight they can lose in a week, but… Read More »

Health and Weight – Psychology Today

Source: CarolynRoss/Shutterstock Health, particularly behavioral health, has become bound up in morality.  The term for this is “healthism” based on a philosophy that everyone is responsible for their health but in a way that makes “healthy behaviors” seem to be more morally superior.  This is particularly a problem when it comes to body size.  There… Read More »