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PegE (a.k.a. Dr. Elam) & Pat (ak.a. the Queen) return after another unexpected hiatus due to wintry weather, flu, and a family health crisis.

In today's show they discuss news reports related to weight & health, including the increase in eating disorders hospitalizations of children less than 12 years old (thank you, "childhood obesity prevention" campaigns) and the harmful effects of military weight requirements. They end the show with a 1957 Nashville Banner article advising women how to gain weight/curves to fit the appearance ideals of that time.

Music includes "Freedom" (Suchi Waters Benjamin) & "More to Love" (Robin Mink).

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