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Should obesity be considered a disability?

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

Obesity As a Disability? Maybe In New York

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Danii P
Thursday April 19, 2018, 12:40 AM

planting trees

David C
Tuesday April 17, 2018, 6:11 PM

thanks, disease yes, disability maybe

David C
Thursday April 12, 2018, 4:57 PM

it can be

Peggy B
Wednesday April 4, 2018, 10:11 AM

answered previously

Sue H
Monday February 5, 2018, 12:06 PM

Morbidly obese only.

Jonathan H
Tuesday January 23, 2018, 4:32 AM


David C
Monday January 22, 2018, 2:06 PM

thanks, maybe, each person is different, but it could be

John B
Tuesday January 16, 2018, 5:50 AM

Only the morbidly obese.

David C
Thursday December 21, 2017, 5:07 PM

well, it is a disease, but it in and of itself is not a disability, but it may contribute to disabilities

Jonathan Harper
Thursday December 21, 2017, 2:02 AM


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