This episode is an introduction and defines the terms, discusses their impact on healthcare, society and the lives of the people who are impacted by weight-centrism.
- Recognise the differences in definitions of weight bias, weight stigma, weight discrimination and weight- based oppression
- Understand the consequences of weight bias for the health system and the individuals who access that health care
- Appreciate strategies that will reduce weight-based stigma and discrimination in a health care setting
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