Dear Cosmopolitan magazine: ‘Cancer is not a diet plan’ (STA BREAKING NEWS and ARCHIVES)
Cosmopolitan, one of the country’s most widely distributed consumer magazines, has long come under fire for its focus on physical attractiveness.
On Monday, many people thought the publication went too far with a tweet: “How This Woman Lost 44 Pounds Without *ANY* Exercise.” It featured a photo of a fit woman in a pink lace-up crop top.
Readers who clicked on the link to find out about an astonishing weight loss secret were taken aback by the story of a woman who lost 44 pounds after being diagnosed with a rare cancer. The story’s focus on slimming down infuriated them.
- Dear Cosmopolitan magazine: ‘Cancer is not a diet plan’ - Theresa, 2017-04-13, 04:41 (STA BREAKING NEWS and ARCHIVES)