There are an estimated 17 million women in the USA that have the fat disorder lipedema and don't know it. Filmmaker and patient Catherine Seo brings us on a journey of discovery, as she explores this misunderstood and commonly misdiagnosed disease. Produced by Lipedema Simplified Productions in partnership with Mark L. Smith, MD, FACS.

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How America Got Tricked Into Believing Fat Is the Devil - Thrillist

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BBC's The Post Mortem autopsy reveals what's inside the body of an obese person
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