Warning! Obese Persons Have Higher Risk Of COVID-19 Complication – Expert

By  Samuel He explained that the biology of obesity includes impaired immunity, chronic inflammation and blood that’s prone to clot, all of which can worsen COVID-19.  The President of the Association of Resident Doctors in University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital (ARD-UITH), Dr Badmus Habeeb, has warned that fat persons who contract COVID-19 have higher risks…

The Fallacy of the Plus-sized Industry

By Ntianu Obiora In this week’s ‘For Style’s Sake’, we explore the fallacy of the plus-size industry and whether inclusivity is nothing but smoke and mirrors. For years, plus-size women were marginalised by the mainstream fashion industry despite a large percentage of women worldwide being over a US size 10. According to a study from…

Jillian Michaels: ‘Obesity is not something that should be glamorized’

The former “Biggest Loser” trainer isn’t holding back. Jilian Michaels is speaking her mind on the touchy subject of health and weight. In a new interview with “Women’s Health U.K.,” the former “Biggest Loser” trainer opens up about why she thinks political correctness is doing more harm than good in the wellness community. “I think…