Obesity in children
Feb 19, 2013 — When Dara-Lynn Weiss saw her daughter gaining a lot of weight, she put her on a strict diet. That decision made Weiss the target of criticism from her daughter, her friends and people who didn't even know her. Weiss talks about the experience, which she chronicled in her new memoir, The Heavy: A Mother, A Daughter, A Diet.
Jul 31, 2008 — When author Stephanie Klein was a chubby middle-schooler, all the boys called her "Moose." After a consultation with the local nutritionist (aka "the fat doctor") Klein was sent to weight-loss camp, where she spent her summers with other teenagers struggling to slim down.