RUNNING HEAD : NEWSPAPER PORTRAYAL OF OBESITY 1 The Portrayal of Obesity in UK National Newspapers

@inproceedings{Flint2015RUNNINGH,
  title={RUNNING HEAD : NEWSPAPER PORTRAYAL OF OBESITY 1 The Portrayal of Obesity in UK National Newspapers},
  author={Stuart William Flint and Joanne Hudson and David M. Lavallee},
  year={2015}
}
Obesity is a major medical health challenge; however, the associated stigma represents a harmful and obstructive obstacle to treatment. The study purpose was to explore the portrayal of obesity in UK national newspapers. A purposive sample of 312 editions (weekday: n = 208; weekend: n = 104) from six newspapers (3 broadsheet; 3 tabloid) was analysed. All… CONTINUE READING

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