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Which is considered spousal abuse: if one feeds a severely obese spouse or withholds food from such spouse?
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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics
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In brief: Depends on dfn
Although both practices could be considered abusive in some form, by convention the withholding of food would fit the conventional use of the term. The term "enabler " would be used specifically to describe anyone who assists one with their self destructive activities.

In brief: Depends on dfn
Although both practices could be considered abusive in some form, by convention the withholding of food would fit the conventional use of the term. The term "enabler " would be used specifically to describe anyone who assists one with their self destructive activities.
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