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Going Mainstream; More Talk About Plus-Sized Celebs

Here’s another sign of the times; another recent article about success of plus-sized actors/celebrities . While there’s a still a lot of focus on weight and weight loss, it seems to me like something is starting to shift.

When a talented plus-sized person can get recognized and applauded, even in Hollywood, is this a reflection, evidence of increasing sanity about the fact that people coming in all shapes and sizes… in both the real world and in the entertainment one? 

See what you think. Here’s a recent USA Today article, Does Size Really Matter in Hollywood Spotlight?


Ellen Shuman is a Life Coach who specializes in empowering people who are working on emotional and binge eating recovery. She is the founder of A Weigh Out & Acoria Eating Disorder Treatment, Vice President of the Binge Eating Disorder Association (BEDA), and Co-Chair of the Academy for Eating Disorders Special Interest Group on “Health at Every Size”,

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I have worked in the Wellness Field for 30 years. I created an Emotional Eating & Binge Eating Disorder Recovery Program way before most people knew BED was an eating disorder, NOT a “willpower” issue. Personally, I suffered for years before finding answers and the help I needed and deserved! I became a Coach in 1997 to help others who were still suffering as I had. I love being a Coach!


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