Thinking people are born fat or born thin is bad for your health

Though the belief that DNA determines weight is highly debated, it appears to be shaping people’s lives. A new study finds that those who believe that weight is outside of their control have less healthy BMIs, make poorer food choices, and report lower levels of personal wellbeing than those who don’t. This study was published today in Health Education and Behavior, a Society for Public Health Education journal published by SAGE. —> Read More