42% of U.S. adults have experienced shame or harm because of their
weight. That’s unacceptable. Weight bias exists in every aspect of our
lives, from the barriers it creates to accessing obesity care to its
impact in the workplace, with people who are affected by excess weight
less likely to be hired and more likely to be evaluated negatively.
Novo Nordisk is proud to be a supporting partner of the Obesity Action
Coalition’s Stop Weight Bias campaign, which aims to raise societal
awareness and start an open conversation that puts an end to weight
bias in all its forms.
Change can be hard and even uncomfortable. But it’s in our
collective power to build a world where everyone is treated with
dignity and respect.
and get involved.