11 Best Sleeping Tips for Obese People (Best Positions, etc)

If you have trouble sleeping, part of it might be your weight. However, that doesn’t mean you can’t sleep well unless you look like a fitness model. There are plenty of ways overweight people can sleep better, and the crucial ones are worth remembering. The best sleeping tips for obese people are to sleep on …

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How to Cut Your Toenails if You’re Obese

Things that weight-typicals take for granted can be hard or downright impossible for obese individuals. But that doesn’t mean plus-size people have to give up on hygiene and personal grooming. Even something as tricky for big guys as reaching their toenails has a solution. Here’s how to cut your toenails if you’re obese: Decide if …

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Do Guys (Actually) Like Plus Size Girls? (In Relationships)

It seems like everywhere I turn I see magazine articles and TV spots pushing body positivity and “new standards of attractiveness.” Until you come to the ads. All of these brands seem to be making their plus-size clothes in the seedy back workshop and still pushing only skinny, traditionally attractive, girls (and guys) to the …

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Why Do Couples Get Fat Together? (Especially After Marriage)

If you’ve recently moved in with your partner and are living together, you’ll notice many changes. Usually, these changes are welcome and pleasant until they affect your waistline. But it seems like you can’t even vent to your partner because their clothes are getting tighter as well. There are literally thousands of memes and jokes …

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Why Do Fat People Get Skin Tags? What Are They A Sign Of?

Obesity can lead to many problems, most of which have recently become manageable thanks to advances in technology and social acceptance. To tackle any issue that plus-size individuals face, we have to uncover the underlying problem I have a good friend whose neck is a veritable skin tag forest. His excessive weight causes him a …

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Why Do Fat People Waddle? (and how to walk straight)

Our own habits are hard to notice. The way we walk is, by definition, habitual, but since we all walk the same, no one pays attention to the average gait. Fat people have a slightly curved gait that sometimes turns into a waddle. Have you noticed this and wondered why fat people don’t walk straight? …

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Are Fat People Naturally Stronger Than Lean People? Why?

Plenty of prejudices surround fat people, and most of them are negative—one of the positive ones used to be the perception of strength. Everyone expects that the fat bald guy with a beard is actually hiding some secret woodsman strength. This is at odds with the social media culture of pushing lean and well-defined physiques …

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What Is A Good Starting 5k Time If You’re Obese?

For obese individuals, not many physical activities are inclusive because of their fitness requirements. Running seems to be one where overweight people are cheered on and encouraged despite being at a disadvantage. And one of the best ways to tackle a physical challenge is to sign-up for a 5k. But what is a good starting …

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Can I Donate Blood If I’m Obese? (Quick Answer)

Donating blood saves lives, but not everyone gets this privilege. Some people don’t have a healthy-enough blood sample, while others have weight issues that make the loss of blood a liability for the donor. You might wonder (as I did) where obese people fall on this spectrum. You can donate blood if you are obese …

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