OAC Calls on Health and Beauty Retailers to Remove “fatgirl” Product Line from Store Shelves

The Obesity Action Coalition (OAC), along with supporting organizations, are encouraging health and beauty retailers nationwide to remove all BlissWorld, LLC, “fatgirl” products, such as “fatgirlslim,” “fatgirlsleep,” “fatgirlscrub” and others from store shelves and Web sites, as they greatly perpetuate weight bias and stigmatization. “The ‘fatgirl’ line of products...



Obesity Action Alert – October 2015

Feature: The OAC is Headed to LA! Join Us for YWMLocal – Los Angeles 2015 When you hear about a new dieting fad or see a commercial on television about the latest “full-proof” weight-loss plan, you find yourself questioning which presentations you can trust. As you learn new information...



OAC Activates Membership to Call on ABC Television Group and Parent Company The Walt Disney Company to Remove Fat-shaming Content from “Dr. Ken” Show

Tampa, Fla. – The Obesity Action Coalition (OAC), and its more than 50,000 members, are calling on ABC Television Group and parent company Disney to remove fat-shaming content from the “Dr. Ken” show, set to debut this October. “After viewing the trailer for the show, it’s apparent that ABC is...




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