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The link between health problems and weight problems is a reality, no matter how people may feel about it, and pretending it isn't only serves to hurt them. A woman whose Instagram name is "The Fat Sex Therapist" gave a speech at St. Olaf College on Thursday in which she compared fitness instructors to Nazis and putting children on diets to rape. "I truly believe that a child cannot consent to being on a diet the same way a child cannot consent to having sex," Sonalee Rashatwar said in her two-hour speech at the college's main stage. "We should be critical of the use of science and the production of knowledge to continue promoting this idea that certain bodies are fit, able, and desirable . . . is it my fatness that causes my high blood pressure, or is it my experience of weight stigma?" she asked the audience.