Kim Kardashian Reflects on How the Media Body Shamed and Bullied Her While Pregnant With North

I gained 60 lbs and delivered almost 6 weeks early and I cried every single day over what was happening to my body mainly from the pressures of being constantly compared to what society considered a healthy pregnant person should look like – as well as being compared to Shamu the Whale by the media.Larry Busacca/Getty Images For The Recording Academy"Looking at all of the photos of myself and in magazines made me so insecure and I had this fear of wondering if I would ever get my pre baby body back. No matter how public someone's life may seem, no one deserves to be treated with such cruelty or judgment for entertainment."
The E! class=”article-detail__title article-detail__title–speakable”>Kim Kardashian Reflects on How the Media Body Shamed and Bullied Her While Pregnant With NorthBy Brett Malec Mar 05, 2021 7:00 PMTagsBritney SpearsPregnanciesKim KardashianControversyKardashian NewsKardashiansShowsNorth WestNBCUMAR. "When I was pregnant with North I was suffering from preeclampsia, which made me swell uncontrollably. "The way the media played a huge role in her life the way it did can be very traumatizing and it can really break even the strongest person. "So I finally watched the Britney Spears documentary this week and it made me feel a lot of empathy for her," Kim wrote in her IG stories today. star couldn't help but relate to the harsh media scrutiny and mean-spirited tabloid coverage Spears has received through the years.photos"Framing Britney Spears'" Most Disturbing Moments"Looking back at my own experiences, I remember a time when I felt this way," Kim continued. You just never fully know what someone is going through behind the scenes and I've learned through my own experiences that it's always better to lead with kindness." 18, 8PMWatch: Kim Kardashian's Hairdresser Trolls Her For Falling AsleepKim Kardashian is sharing her brutally honest thoughts on "Framing Britney Spears."
The Keeping Up With the Kardashians star took to Instagram on Friday, Mar. 5 after viewing the headline-making Hulu documentary on Britney Spears' tumultuous career and media scrutiny to sympathize with the iconic pop star and her mistreatment at the hands of the entertainment industry. I was shamed on a weekly basis with cover stories that made my insecurities so painful I couldn't leave the house for months after. I'm sharing this just to say I really hope everyone involved in the business of shaming and bullying someone to the point of breaking them down might reconsider and instead try to show some understanding and compassion. It really broke me."
Kim added, "Luckily I was able to take these frustrating, embarrassing feeling and channel it into motivation to get me where I am today, but to say this didn't take a toll on me mentally would be a lie.