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133 Pounds Lost: Believe and never give up.

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Great success story! Read before and after fitness transformation stories from women and men who hit weight loss goals and got THAT BODY with training and meal prep. Find inspiration, motivation, and workout tips | 133 Pounds Lost: Believe and never give up.

NAME : Stella
BEFORE WEIGHT : 260
AFTER WEIGHT : 127
POUNDS LOST : 133

WHEN DID YOU START DEVELOPING A WEIGHT PROBLEM?
I was pretty much always overweight my entire life I weighed about 210 pounds when I was 12 years old. I was always the chunky one of the family and my weight progress to 260 pounds at the age of 28. I pretty much stuck it out with weight watchers. I made a complete lifestyle change.

HOW DID YOUR WEIGHT AFFECT ANY ASPECT(S) OF YOUR LIFE?
I couldn’t go shopping in regular stores, I could barely walk up the flight of stairs, I had asthma which I don’t have anymore!!

WHAT WAS THE “TURNING POINT” THAT GOT YOU STARTED ON YOUR WEIGHT LOSS JOURNEY?
When my doctor looked at me in his office and told me that I would be a perfect candidate for gastric bypass surgery. I was 40lbs away from 300

HOW DID YOU GET STARTED?
I started on a medication called Belviq. It helps by curbing appetite through the brain it is a prescription only medication. I took that for about five months and after that I was continuing with my weight watchers plan that I’ve been always relying on since 2006. My weight always did the yo-yo and the lowest I ever was that I can remember growing up was 170 pounds. I was an emotional eater so it made it worse for me.

HOW LONG AFTER YOU STARTED DID YOU BEGIN TO SEE RESULTS OF YOUR WEIGHT LOSS EFFORTS?
I started shredding the weight instantaneously. I mean I lost 133 pounds and 15 months. From weighing 260 pounds in March 2014 to hitting my goal weight in May 2015 at 128 pounds. I have now been maintaining my weight ever since. and I am 127 pounds current

WHAT WAS THE HARDEST PART?
I just did it. Nobody thought I could, but I had the motivation, the desperation, the want to not be morbidly obese.

DID YOU EVER WANT TO GIVE UP? WHAT KEPT YOU GOING?
Nobody thought I could, but I had the motivation, the desperation, the want to not be morbidly obese. I have a five-year-old son at one point I could barely run after him. Now he can’t keep up with mommy !!!

DID YOU HIT ANY WEIGHT LOSS PLATEAUS? HOW DID YOU OVERCOME THEM?
No plateaus. I honestly was so dedicated to my weight watchers program that I mean it worked.

HOW LONG DID IT TAKE YOU TO LOSE MOST OF THE WEIGHT?
I lost the 133 pounds in 15 months!!

DID YOU HAVE ANY NON-SCALE VICTORIES?
I went from a size 20 In Jeans that were skintight to a size 2 and sometimes a one. My boss size has one from a 42 double D to a 30 4D my waist is a size Swanie fiv Jeans that were skintight to a size 2 and sometimes a one. My bust size has went from a 42 double D to a 34D my waist is 25 inches.

WHAT DOES YOUR DAILY DIET LOOK LIKE COMPARED TO WHEN YOU WERE HEAVIER?
I don’t eat much.. I eat in portions and my stomach has shrunk the amount of food I can intake. I make better choices.

HOW DOES YOUR PHYSICAL ACTIVITY COMPARE TO WHEN YOU WERE HEAVIER?
I’m like speedy Gonzales compared to a turtle.

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Great success story! Read before and after fitness transformation stories from women and men who hit weight loss goals and got THAT BODY with training and meal prep. Find inspiration, motivation, and workout tips | 133 Pounds Lost: Believe and never give up.

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