“Why are we celebrating her body? … It isn’t going to be awesome if she gets diabetes,” the former “Biggest Loser” coach said, prompting immediate social media outrage.
The former coach “Biggest looser “, Jillian Michaels, has heard your criticism about her comments on Lizzo’s body, and she just doesn’t care.
The fitness expert doubles her original remarks on Buzzfeed’s ‘ AM to DM ‘ show, where she asked: ‘ Why are we celebrating her body? Why does it matter? Why don’t we celebrate her music? ‘ Go great if she gets diabetes. ‘
Fans criticized Michaels and said that she had the singer ‘ Truth Hurts ‘ body shame and struck her as she pointed out that Lizzo could have a risk for diabetes without knowing anything from her current health status.
Michaels dropped a tweet in Wednesday afternoon that made her earlier statements clear, while she remained faithful to her original message, which did little to harwiling the masses.
“As I have said repeatedly, we are all beautiful, worthy and equally deserving, ” wrote Michaels. “I also feel strong that we love ourselves enough to acknowledge that there are serious health consequences associated with obesity. “
She appealed to people to “prioritise” their health because they love their bodies and themselves.
It is a tough line to draw in this era of body sposic, but Michaels comes from the place of a fitness coach who has spent her life working with obese people who experience health problems associated with their weight. And she firmly believes in a correlation between the two.