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Should obesity be considered a disability?

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Poll Results: 4,279 votes
47%
No, obesity is not a disability.
 
29%
Maybe in certain instances - like if someone loses their job because of weight.
 
16%
Yes. People suffering from obesity should be given the same considerations and protection as those who are disabled.
 
9%
I'm not sure.
 


Obesity As a Disability? Maybe In New York




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Catman P.
Sunday July 20, 2014, 2:43 AM


no

Marianne R.
Thursday June 5, 2014, 7:13 AM


Maybe in certain instances

Marianne R.
Thursday June 5, 2014, 7:12 AM


Maybe in certain instances

Marianne R.
Thursday June 5, 2014, 7:12 AM


Maybe in certain instances

Marianne R.
Thursday June 5, 2014, 7:12 AM


Maybe in certain instances

Natasha Salgado
Thursday May 29, 2014, 1:02 PM


NO

Borg Drone
Monday May 12, 2014, 5:48 AM


No.

da c.
Wednesday May 7, 2014, 10:06 AM


I'm not sure.

Ashley heffner
Tuesday May 6, 2014, 3:23 PM


But in rare cases you get 700 or more pound people. They are definitely disabled.

Ashley heffner
Tuesday May 6, 2014, 3:23 PM


In general, I'd say no.



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