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How may I convince my wife to lose weight?

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Dr. Julie Abbott
Preventive Medicine

In brief: Ahh, there's a

question! The causes of excess weight are numerous/complex.
In the end, the person perceives the benefits outweigh the barriers. Benefits: healthier, appearance, pleasing husband, higher self-esteem? Barriers: have to control eating, fear of change, miss favorite foods. Have a sincere conversation with her about your concerns and why; non-threatening; you love her no matter what;work out with her!

In brief: Ahh, there's a

question! The causes of excess weight are numerous/complex.
In the end, the person perceives the benefits outweigh the barriers. Benefits: healthier, appearance, pleasing husband, higher self-esteem? Barriers: have to control eating, fear of change, miss favorite foods. Have a sincere conversation with her about your concerns and why; non-threatening; you love her no matter what;work out with her!
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