Fitness enthusiast Maria Kang was the subject of some controversy when she posted to her Facebook page a picture of herself surrounded by her three children with the caption “what’s your excuse?”, hoping to encourage people to get in shape despite what they might see as setbacks. The post got her temporarily banned from Facebook. Kang stops by Afronerd Radio to talk about the controversy and her exercise regimen.
Kang says that she feels that she believes that “We live in an unhealthy society,” and that people should focus more on their health and should be encouraged to do so. She worries about “an obesity crisis in America.”
Listen to the full episode here.