One of the WORST Places for Diet Talk

Diet talk and the diet mentality are all around us, but there are some places where diet talk and the diet mentality seem to thrive. One of those places is health fairs. As a dietitian, I go to a lot of health fairs and I often hear a lot of diet talk while I'm there. It comes from both people attending the health fair and vendors at the health fair. Unfortunately, because dieting and many other unhealthy behaviors are often promoted and encouraged in our culture as the healthy thing to do, a lot of those things pop up in places where health in the focus.