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Cosmopolitan 'cancer diet' weight-loss tweet enrages social media


Cosmopolitan 'cancer diet' weight-loss tweet enrages social media
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Instead, she started meal-prepping and following a nutrition program that resulted in her losing 44 pounds, undergoing an "incredible ⦠mental transformation." That positivity didn't translate to the entire internet, per Page Six and the Washington Post, which note that folks didn't appreciate clicking on a weight loss headline and finding that a woman with cancer had lost the weight."Cancer is not a diet plan. Delete this," tweeted ex-NFL player Matthew Cherry, perhaps misinterpreting (as many others apparently did) that Harbinson lost the weight as a direct effect of the cancer.Cancer is not a diet plan. Delete this. https://t.co/G6onc506ud— Matthew A. Cherry (@MatthewACherry) April 11, 2017But some clearly understood Harbinson's story and are still taking Cosmo to task for promoting a sick woman's weight loss as the main focus.

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