Diet culture, especially when marketed towards children, is not solving a weight problem, but rather, its most likely creating one. When kids have access to and are even encouraged to start tracking what they eat in a system that moralizes food and links success, health, and well-being to those in smaller bodies, we are creating more problems than we are solving.
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