Yes, those definitely are concerns. Many people avoid the doctor, even if weight isn't the primary issue, though. Lots of those are mothers, who are tired from taking their child to the doctor, so don't make time for themselves
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read it- my worry- that insurance will start not covering the obese- also that people don't go to the doctor as they should (like me) because of the weight stigma.
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