On Wednesday, January 8, the professional trainer and Biggest Loser star, 45, posted a Twitter statement addressing the controversy.
“As I’ve stated repeatedly, we are all beautiful, worthy and equally deserving. I also feel strongly that we love ourselves enough to acknowledge there are serious health consequences that come with obesity—heart disease, diabetes, cancer to name only a few,” she wrote. “I would never wish these for ANYONE and I would hope we prioritize our health because we LOVE ourselves and our bodies.”
As RadarOnline.com readers know, Michaels came under fire after saying negative comments about Lizzo’s body on BuzzFeed’s AM to DM series.