Demi Lovato has began a hashtag to name out “diet culture vultures” in response to the Los Angeles frozen yogurt store The Big Chill promoting sugar-free cookies and “other diet foods” on the check-out counter.

“Finding it extremely hard to order froyo from [The Bigg Chill] when you have to walk past tons of sugar-free cookies/other diet foods before you get to the counter,” the singer posted on her Instagram story. “Do better please.”

She added that she’s utilizing the hashtag “#dietculturevultures” to name out “harmful messaging from brands or companies that perpetuate a society that not only enables but praises disordered eating.”

Lovato, who has spoken about coping with an eating disorder in the past, has additionally struggled with drug habit. She not too long ago spoke about how DMX’s death impacted her

Any time that I see any person OD and even move away that is within the public eye, I instantly suppose, ‘that might have been you had you not been placing all this work within the final couple of years of your life. I really feel like there’s instances the place I’ve even talked about feeling survivor’s guilt since you do ask your self, properly, why am I nonetheless right here? And why are others not? It’s a difficult factor to recover from however, finally, I needed to notice that each day is a day that another person does not get. Every day that I’m right here on this earth is a day that I have to be counting my blessings and simply being appreciative and grateful. Also, it makes me need to reside the most effective life I can presumably reside understanding that others did not get the identical probability that I did.

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