Originally Posted by Criseyde
Agota... I have to say that I completely disagree that it's easier for someone overweight to lose than it is for a naturally thin person to gain (and I say this as someone who's been struggling to gain a measly 5 pounds for the last 2 months). If it were that easy, they would probably do it. I don't think it's right to make assertions like that unless you've been in those shoes.
I have no notion of how hard it is to lose weight, as that has never been an issue for me.
I can attest to the notion that gaining weight can be extremely hard...almost impossible, for someone who is naturally thin though.