September 10, 2016 Noel Bourg Body Image, HAES, Wellness, Body Positive Weight Gain Might Be Healthy September 10, 2016 Noel Bourg Body Image, HAES, Wellness, Body Positive Somehow, some way, we've intertwined weight loss with health. BUT.... Weight gain can be healthy. And it might even be healthy for you. In order to convince you of this, I will start with the most obvious example I can think of: anorexia.