A showing rider has shed eight stone after deciding to have gastric bypass surgery for the welfare of her horse. Amanda Firman, 51, from Hartfield in Sussex, was concerned she was too heavy for her show hunter Ted and was also desperate to lose weight for the sake of her […]

Given their often restrictive diet in the I’m A Celebrity jungle, it’s no surprise that the celebrity campmates often leave looking considerably svelter than they did on their arrival.  And following reports this year’s camp have collectively lost SIX STONE between them already, Dennis Wise showcased his jaw-dropping weight loss […]

“Mrs. Kelly, can you come back in?” the doctor’s assistant asked. “There’s an irregular reading in your blood work. You might have diabetes.” I was 38 years old and although overweight, had no known health problems. Diabetes didn’t run in my family. I didn’t eat a lot of junk food, […]

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Lampanelli had surgery in 2012 after she weighed almost 250 pounds.Getty Images Like one of the characters in her off-Broadway play, “Stuffed,” Lisa Lampanelli jokes that during her dieting days — all three decades of them — she lost and regained some 300 pounds: “that’s 17 Sarah Jessica Parkers!” But […]

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 […]

It’s another beautiful, sunny day here on Long Island, and I write this to you from my parents’ home. Every Tuesday and Friday, I visit my hometown of Port Washington, and work with my grandmother on rehab from hip replacement surgery last summer, and my dad on improving his strength, […]

Need some help with your hunger?Erik Jonsson/EyeEm/Getty By Alice Klein A protein injection that decreases appetite helps obese monkeys to slim down fast and cuts their risk of diabetes. Excitement is growing about a protein called GDF15, which naturally regulates body weight in humans and animals. When extra amounts are […]