‘Fat praising and fat shaming’ by Paul Snelling

‘Fat praising and fat shaming’ by Paul Snelling

Passing the paper shop on St. Valentine’s day, my eye caught a headline on the cover of the popular magazine ‘Bella’. ‘I lost 7 stone after my hot tub facebook shame.’ Inside, over a double page, Charlotte told her story: how she’d put on weight after the birth of her...
Shame, Stigma and Medicine Workshop

Shame, Stigma and Medicine Workshop

Last year we organised a workshop entitled ‘Shame, Stigma and Medicine’ which brought together speakers from various disciplines including medicine, sociology, philosophy, nursing and law, among others. A range of topics were considered where shame and...