Call obesity a disease and food a pathological agent? No thanks
The language of food can be contentiousSally Anscombe/GettyShould obesity be recontextualised as a “chronic relapsing progressive disease process”, with food as the “pathological agent”? Yes, says the World Obesity Federation in a new position statement, casting it in an epidemiological light. No, say those of us who see this as deeply problematic...
I regard the brain as a computer which will stop working when its component fail. There is no heaven or afterlife for broken-down computers. That is a fairy story for people afraid of the dark