Calling in sick… of workplace wellness programs

Yep, we have this same shit where I work. Weight Watchers at Work. Weight loss competitions. And of course the annual “tell us how unhealthy you are or pay more every month” thing from the insurance company. Yes, it is triggering. Of course these bastards don’t care, just so long as Number 12 Looks Just Like You.

Fierce, Freethinking Fatties

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Trigger Warning: Discussion of workplace weight-loss competitions, dieting, weight loss and eating disorders.

We’ve all seen it on blogs, Albert Einstein’s definition of insanity: “doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.” Insanity also means madness, and these two definitions are exactly the best way to describe workplace wellness programs.

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