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Issued:12/05/16

Dr Stuart Flint, an obesity expert in the Centre of Sport and Exercise Science, led a Europe-wide study which found recruiters are discriminating against gender and weight status. The research concluded that obese women are the least likely to be employed than those of a normal weight. 

The ITV News website featured the story.

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