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A compelling and dynamic speaker, writer, scientist and storyteller, Dr. Bacon delivers a unique blend of academic expertise, clinical experience, and social justice advocacy, all couched in a raw honesty and compassion that touches and inspires.

Dana Sturtevant, MS, RD, co-founder of BeNourished


Health at Every Size:
The Surprising Truth
About Your Weight

Any person contemplating going on a diet to lose weight should read this book first. Every health professional should absolutely read this book, read it again, and make sure their clients read it.

Glenn Gaesser, Physiologist and Author of Big Fat Lies

Radical Belonging:
How to Survive and Thrive
in an Unjust World
(and Transform it
for the Better)

Radical Belonging is my manifesto, helping us heal from the individual and collective trauma of injustice and support our transition from a culture of othering to one of belonging.

Lindo Bacon

Body Respect:
What Conventional Health Books Leave Out, Get Wrong,
or Just Plain Fail to Understand about Weight

Body Respect is a ground-breaking, dogma-busting book that will change how you think about HEALTH forever.

Christopher Kennedy Lawford Former US Health Ambassador to the United Nations

Sometimes it’s a life experience that rocks your world.
Sometimes it’s a lecture. Sometimes it’s a teacher’s words.
And sometimes a video (or four) changes how you think forever.

Louise Adams, M.A., Clinical Psychologist, Treat Yourself Well
Watch The Body Manifesto Video Series


Imagine a world where all bodies are valued and all people are supported in compassionate self-care.

Join me in fostering a world where all bodies are celebrated

Tweets by @LindoBaconX

High BMI is NOT a risk factor for hospitalization, mechanical ventilation, or mortality in COVID-19, according to this large new study of 10,000+ people with the virus (CW: weight-stigmatizing language, BMI numbers): https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamanetworkopen/fullarticle/2770946?utm_campaign=articlePDF&utm_medium=articlePDFlink&utm_source=articlePDF&utm_content=jamanetworkopen.2020.22310

According to this research, because anger travels fastest & farthest on social media, angry messages inevitably have greatest influence, and social media platforms tend to be dominated by anger. Yet another reason why I'm committed to less time on twitter https://bit.ly/2RJiJRC

Sonya Renee Taylor ( @RadicalBodyLove ) and @BreneBrown talk about body shame, radical self-love, and social justice. Brown refers to it as a big unlocking for her, in understanding the connection between how we think about our bodies and oppression. https://bit.ly/33TRvgV

White women speak out on Defunding the Police - 5 min vid https://bit.ly/3cgEr9e