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mental health

“The Biggest Loser” Controversy

I’ve been thinking about this topic for awhile, but I’m just now getting a chance to sit down and write about “The Biggest Loser” contestant weight loss controversy, and while I will touch on the frenzy surrounding Rachel Frederickson’s weight loss, I don’t want to lose sight of the bigger issues at hand. Shows like […]

Active Minds Mental Health Panel

I will be participating in a panel discussion organized by the Active Minds group at the University of Minnesota on Thursday, March 25th at 5PM. The panel will be composed of UMN alumni who will be talking about living with and dealing with mental illness. Active Minds is a great group that works to de-stigmatize […]