The stigma of obesity in women: Because Black women have been found to underestimate their body mass when compared to White women [ 9 ], we predicted that overweight Black women would report lower perceived weight than White women. Figure 1. Eating disturbances among American minority groups: Mikolajczyk et al.
But it is not just sleep, exercise and healthy foods we need to solve this problem — we also need wisdom.
The average religiosity score was Faith-based programs may also benefit from efforts to reshape the health-related climate in church settings by increasing social support for healthy behavior change and promoting acceptability of weight-loss behaviors.