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Sizeism – Hate And Ignorance, On Both Sides?


In this industry, you wouldn’t believe the jerks I can come into contact with. Real jerks (male or female) who love to sit on their superior high horse and lecture the virtues of their amazing being. Jerks who must be dealing with shoulder impingements because of the self-promoting glorification they give themselves. Forget basic narcissism and delusions of grandeur, we move into the true illness of Self-Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (SOCD). Don’t get me wrong, I know the importance of self-promotion, but there is a fine line between the pride you have in your work, and just being a tool.┬áMy point is, it is easy to be high and mighty about your own anecdotal experiences. It is easy when you have never walked in the shoes of difficulty.

“I can find a job, why can’t they?”
“I can make money, why can’t they?”
“I can lose weight, why can’t they?”
“I can train everyday, why can’t they?”

America is big on the “If I can do it, you can do it!” motto. This is great when we are looking at it through rose colored glasses and transformation photos. This is great, when we are watching a documentary of the outlier making a life for themselves. This is not so great when it is coming from those looking down on you. Be is rippling abs or a congressmen, being in the position of defending your position is hard. More

Blood Tests For Diet, Training, and Sanity

This may not be the sexiest article, but it is an extremely important one you should take seriously. The problems I see people face because of lazy testing, paranoia and lack of testing are overwhelming. Take a few minutes and write a few things down for your next check-up.

If we look at the current trend of doctor visits, people fall into 3 categories.

1. They don’t go to the doctor.
2. They go to the doctor, but run through the motions.
3. They go to the doctor and demand medical attention for the money they are spending. More