There’s a brand new weight-loss craze hitting Hollywood (and the NYC subway) however Sophie Turner just isn’t a fan.
The Game of Thrones star posted to her Instagram Tales Monday evening, slamming the ridiculous quantity of Ozempic adverts lining subway stations throughout New York Metropolis. Turner shared a screenshot of a Tweet that learn, “The ozempic adverts plastered throughout the Occasions Sq. subway station can f*ck all the best way off,” earlier than captioning the picture “WTF”.
Ozempic is a drug designed to assist enhance blood sugar ranges in individuals with Sort 2 diabetes however it’s additionally getting used (with out FDA approval) as a weight-loss remedy. Loads of celebrities and social media influencers have both copped to counting on the injections to shed extra pounds shortly or been suspected of taking the drug, resulting in a surge in utilization. At one level, so many individuals have been requesting Ozempic that the rise in demand led to a nationwide scarcity which impacted diabetes sufferers that relied on the drug for his or her well-being.
Whereas many tout the advantages of Ozempic (and related weight-loss medication like Wegovy and Mounjaro) Turner appears fearful the model’s advertising ways are crossing over into the fat-shaming realm. The actress has been open about her struggles with an consuming dysfunction that grew to become so extreme, she wanted a live-in therapist to maintain her accountable. She’s spoken out about Hollywood’s obsession with unhealthy physique requirements prior to now and it appears like she’s including Ozempic to the checklist of problematic weight loss plan fads on her takedown checklist.
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