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BREAKING NEWS: Fat Kids, Shoes, Fat Kids Can't Enlist

Skull ManSkull Man Registered User regular
edited May 2010 in Singularity Engine++

Obese kids more vulnerable to bullies
CNN wrote:
Children in Grades 3 through 6 who are obese are more likely to be bullied than their normal-weight peers, a new study has found.

I mean holy shit this is some serious fucking investigative journalism
"When we started this study, I really suspected that we might find that the obesity or overweight might not be the driving force," says the lead author of the study, Julie Lumeng, M.D., a professor of pediatrics at the University of Michigan, in Ann Arbor.

this is some hard fucking science I mean damn
"Kids who considered themselves very overweight not only were bullied, but...indicated more loneliness, saw themselves as troublemakers, and saw themselves as sad, fearful, and wimpy," she says. "They really have huge struggles."

a key part of the study


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