A blogger who caused outrage by advising men to date women with an eating disorder says he is bemused by the 'female histrionics' the controversial article has provoked.
Tuthmosis has refused to apologize and says people offended by his '5 Reasons To Date A Girl With An Eating Disorder' post need to get some 'perspective'.
That means the risk of dying from diabetes is 1,855 TIMES HIGHER than the risk of dying from an eating disorder. Better yet, stick your finger down your throat if you want to live...
and that's not even considering amputations, blindness, and other non-fatal complications.
Slender women are not only healthier than fat women, they are considerably more attractive.
I prefer women with a BMI between 16 and 18 myself.
Anything that keeps fat men and women from stuffing their faces is an important and desirable step towards a healthier future for them.
An "eating disorder" is a hell of a lot less risky than gastric-bypass surgery.
Data from over 10 million death records (all National Center for Health Statistic registered deaths in the USA for 1986-90) were examined for mention of anorexia nervosa as a primary or contributing cause of death.
Only 724 were found, which equals an average of 145 annual deaths, and a rate of 6.73 per 100,000 deaths.
A "disease" that affects 30 million people and kills one out of every 206,897 of the individuals who contract it is simply not a serious societal problem, especially not when considered in light of how diabetes contributed to 231,404 deaths in 2011.