Moralizing Nutrition Maxfield

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Moralizing nutrition is not healthy for people or society, but society does have a responsibility to provide accurate information concerning food. Maxfield believes that, weight, diet and health have no correlation. Meaning that there are more components to health then just what you eat. I agree with maxfield on that because there are so many factors to consider when talking about health.

Not only does shaming people out of eating not work, but it also causes long term harm. Shaming people out of eating much like Nancy Reagan 's ”just say no” campaign, is not effective.
The idea of “just say no” was that telling people not to do drugs they will not, similarly telling people not to eat unhealthily will fail to have an effect. Without incentive
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