An obese man who once tipped the scales at over 490 lbs (35 stone) after gorging on 10,000 calories a day has been left with mounds of excess skin after undergoing a remarkable weight loss. Sam High, 28, from Hatfield, Pennsylvania, has lost more than half his body weight, dropping to 200 […]

Cause of NAFLD: obesity and abnormalities in adipose tissue Although both NAFLD and the MetS can occur in nonobese subjects, the prevalence of NAFLD is markedly increased in obesity as is that of the MetS. In the third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES), the prevalence of NAFLD averaged […]

A morbidly obese woman taunted by cries of ‘Run fat girl, run’ in the street has shed a remarkable 12 stone – and completed a half marathon. Jo Jeffery, 46, from Wyke in West Yorkshire, was ‘hooked’ on Greggs sausage rolls and saw her weight rocket to 24 stone 10 lbs, wearing […]

One dancer seemed regal and graceful on the outside, but little did the people around her realize that inside, she was struggling with a biting eating disorder that first haunted her when she was just eight years old. Dance teacher Colleen Werner, 20, shares that beauty and body standards of […]