Jan 05, 2013
The Biggest Loser is perpetuating the cycle of bullying and setting up three young teens for a lifetime of weight cycling.
Dec 09, 2012
Despite the APA’s resolution to encourage psychologists to challenge the disproportionate emphasis on weight reduction, the APA Monitor’s December, 2012 cover story is entitled “Preventing obesity”.
Oct 06, 2012
NAAFA stands in support of Jennifer Livingston, a TV news anchor from Wisconsin who stood up to her bully. Good role models come in all sizes. It is time to End Bullying Now!
Sep 02, 2012
Dr. Carter's refusal to treat patients who weigh more than 200 pounds is simply discrimination.
Aug 11, 2012
NAAFA’s annual fund raising convention in Millbrae, CA brought together civil rights and body positive organizations who are working to change the world’s perception of body diversity.
Jul 27, 2012
Julie Wyman, director of Strong!, a documentary about Olympic Champion Weightlifter Cheryl Haworth, will join post screening conversation at the 2012 NAAFA HAES Summit.
Jun 26, 2012
America’s response to the bullying of Karen Klein should send a clear message to our legislators. Bullying is not okay. It is time to put an end to discrimination and bullying!
Jun 24, 2012
The 2012 NAAFA HAESsm Scholarship recipient, Natalie Ingraham, will focus her studies on a critical content analysis of the television show, The Biggest Loser. Natalie will be honored at the 2012 NAAFA Convention in Millbrae, CA in August.
Jun 21, 2012
NAAFA offers a $65.00 savings on their 2012 convention/HAES summit combination package now through July 4th! Don't miss the best size positive civil rights event of the year.
May 27, 2012
NAAFA has partnered with veteran fitness expert Cinder Ernst to create guidelines for fitness professionals who serve or have interest in serving fat clients using a weight-neutral and body positive approach.