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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

A low calorie diet can reverse type 2 diabetes and save the lives of millions of sufferers of the preventable condition, research suggests. Eating between 825 and 850 calories a day for three to five months put the disease into remission in almost half of patients in a new study, […]

“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, […]

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 […]