Kimberly Garrison, a certified personal trainer and owner of One on One Ultimate Fitness in Philadelphia, wrote about Janet Jackson’s weight gain in her weekly health column for the Philadelphia Daily News. “My theory is that Janet may suffer from depression,” Garrison writes. “Only severe depression could drive a person who seemed so passionately committed to looking fit to go on an eating orgy that culminates into a major weight gain. Is Janet depressed about her 40th birthday, coming up on May 16? Does she fear that, at 40, she has reached her creative peak and lost her youthful beauty.”
Another Jackson Gained Weight?
February 3, 2006 – Conan O’Brien joked during his Late Night monologue on Thursday night, “According to the New York Post, Janet Jackson has recently gained 50 pounds. Yeah. Yeah, apparently Michael Jackson also gained 50 pounds, but then someone made him drop the 7-year-old.”