Posts by Cassie Houtz
Bioethics Forum Essay
The Genetics of Obesity: A New Narrative or the Same Old Story?
It seems to me a kind of magical thinking to assume that explaining the genetic causes of obesity will reduce stigma when that new explanation is lodged firmly within a broader project of treating, preventing, or curing fatness. Today, drugs like Ozempic, Wegovy, and now Zepbound are the favored medical solution.