• I Was A 10-Year-Old On Weight Watchers And It Took Decades To Shed The Pain

    1 month ago - By Health & Lifestyle

    Two years ago, I was at my weekly Weight Watchers meeting when something happened that disturbed me so much that I left and never came back. One of the participants-chatty, enthusiastic and full of weight-loss ideas-was a child.
    What was so deeply upsetting about seeing a kid offering suggestions about cravings is that I used to be her. Long before the company decided to market a food-tracking app to children, I became a Lifetime Weight Watchers member at age 10 and was the only child at most of my meetings.
    At an age when I should have been playing outside or hanging with friends, I...
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