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Your Money at Work: Why Are Gay Women More Overweight Than Gay Men?

AliveInHim Wrote: Mar 12, 2013 8:29 AM
Being overweight is often a way to distance oneself from the risk of emotional pain; if I'm overweight no one will want me so I won't be hurt. It's a vicious circle that literally feeds on itself. Can I has some monies, now?
Joseph64 Wrote: Mar 12, 2013 8:50 AM
Except that gay women do want other gay women to want them so it's something else.
Kuwull Wrote: Mar 12, 2013 9:00 AM
And if most the gay women one wants are obese?

It looks like we need more sequestration, not less. The National Institutes of Health is getting getting federal grant money to study why lesbians are more overweight than gay men because it's really important. From CNSNews:

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has awarded $1.5 million to study biological and social factors for why “three-quarters” of lesbians are obese and why gay males are not, calling it an issue of “high public-health significance.”

Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, Mass., has received two grants administered by NIH’s Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child...