More People Fat But Don't Think They're Fat

fat, overweight, scaleBeing size blind is when a person starts gaining weight but won't admit it. Maybe he or she really doesn't notice it. Or maybe the person is pretending the fat doesn't exist. Either way, more people are fat, but they don't think they're fat.

Do you know anyone like this?


According to the British Medical Journal, more than 300 million adults worldwide are overweight. But fewer and fewer of us identify ourselves as fat or overweight. We even misidentify our children when they become heavy.

One way to stay in check is to join the group, Why Weight? and take part in site owner TwinMomPlus's totally honest Weekly Weigh In.

What do you think? Are people in denial about their body sizes?

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