Are we obsessed with our weight?

A number of a scale shouldn’t define anyone, but health should be a factor By Kelly Hockenberry, Columnist, The Times Joni Edelman is a blogger and mother of five who recently created a firestorm of controversy¬†when she wrote about her experience of gaining weight and finding happiness as a result. Click¬†here to read her post: http://on.today.com/1DvghCL I read it and it bothers me. Why does...

‘Fat Talk’ probably helps no one

A bit of perspective might be useful when looking at body image By Kelly Hockenberry, Columnist, The Times After a killer class at Kennett Cross Fit, my girlfriends and I hobbled over to the Produce Place for a smoothie and a chat. Inevitably, talk turned to body image and our own self-perceptions (as distorted as they may be). I was telling them about an article that I read in the New York Times by...