Thin people enjoy their food. It’s tempting to think that one of the reasons thin people stay that way is that they simply aren’t “foodies.” Not true, psychologist Stephen Gullo says. “Naturally thin people enjoy their food every bit as . Startling statistics show that people with diabetes who are skinny fat have a higher mortality rate than obese diabetics. 'The problem with ‘skinny fat’ is that when people are thin, they think they are healthy and don’t realise they have a problem,' said Ms Zhou. Mar 31, · ok i am in unbelievable shape! i run at least 2 or 3 sumtimes 4 miles a day! im rly skinny and realy muscular but i no some 'bean poles' they are so little its sad! but they thnk there fatt! it drives me crazy! why do super skinny people think theyre fat Status: Resolved.