Slimming World

Man Celebrates Having First Bath In 20 Years After Losing An Incredible 14 Stone

Fortitude Press | Rachel Moss | Posted 15.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle

A man who weighed 33 stone has been able to bath for the first time in 20 years, after losing an incredible 14 stone. Charles Pask, 37, had to wear 8X...

The Demon Voice Tormenting A Fat Girl

Sharron Phillips | Posted 15.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Sharron Phillips

I have gone many years as a "chunky monkey", I think the very truth of the matter is that I have always felt like "that girl" - the plain, frumpy one, the DUFF. I was always the ugly one out of my friends. I hate that word 'ugly', but for the purposes of this blog and honesty that's how I felt.

Woman Who Was Mistaken For Gastric Band Patient In Hospital Loses 7 Stone

Caters | Rachel Moss | Posted 19.01.2017 | UK Lifestyle

A woman who was mistaken for a gastric band patient has lost an incredible seven stone. Amanda Jones claims when she went into hospital for a routine ...

Woman Left Virtually Unrecognisable After Cutting This From Her Diet

Mercury Press | Natasha Hinde | Posted 02.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A mum-of-three has managed to ditch her habit of drinking 15 cups of sugary coffee a day and has gone on to lose more than seven and a half stone. Lor...

How This Vicar Lost Eight Stone In Just Eight Months

SWNS | Natasha Hinde | Posted 01.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A vicar has lost a staggering eight stone in just eight months after swapping sermons for sit-ups. Danny Crosby once tipped the scales at more than 20...

How This Woman Lost Almost Seven Stone In Seven Months

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 28.06.2016 | UK Lifestyle

When Krystina Wright was photographed next to her pregnant sister, she realised something needed to change. Krystina, who weighed 17st 5lbs at her hea...

This Man Lost A Staggering 25 Stone With This Popular Diet Plan

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 28.04.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A man has revealed how his life has completely turned around after he shed a staggering 25 stone in a bid to improve his health. Oliver Bales, 24, wei...

Size XXXXXXXXL Man Loses Half His Body Weight With Zumba

PA Real Life | Posted 22.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A 38-stone man, who became too big to work, has waltzed off more than half his body weight after taking up Zumba. Squeezing into a men's size XXXXX...

Miss Slinky 2015: 'I Used To Feel Invisible But Not Anymore'

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 27.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A woman who avoided nights out with friends and became increasingly lonely due to being overweight has lost six stone. For years, Zoe Jones felt fr...

'I Was Told I Would Have A Heart Attack At 27'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

At the age of 27, Brianan McEnteggart was told that she might not see her 30th birthday due to her weight. She took her doctor's advice seriously and ...

Couple Loses 10 Stone To Be Able To Play With Their Kids

SWNS | Posted 13.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

An overweight couple were so shocked after seeing pictures of themselves at their daughters' christening they shed ten stone between them. Gemma La...

How This Commonwealth Games Volunteer Was Inspired To Drop 12 Stone

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Many of us were inspired by the determination and achievements of the athletes taking part in the 2012 Olympics to better our own lives. But after the...

Former McDonald's 'Addict' Loses Seven Stone In Just 12 Months

Caters | Posted 23.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A woman who was 'addicted' to eating McDonald's has turned her life around, by kicking the habit and losing seven stone in just 12 months. Mother-o...

This Guy Lost Half His Body Weight After Being Forced To Use A Seatbelt For Pregnant Women

NCJMEDIA SYNDICATION | Posted 27.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A super slimmer has lost almost half his body weight after knocking takeaways and binge drinking on the head. David Hudson steadily crept up to 34 ...

'Jabba The Hut' Man Loses 19 Stone In 18 Months

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Lorry driver Alan Oates knew that his weight was causing all sorts of health problems: high blood pressure, sleep apnoea and he had to be on an oxygen...

Couple Shed 10 Stone To Look Younger And Healthier Than Their Wedding Day In 1994

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A couple who lost more than 10st between them, look healthier and younger than when they got married 20 years ago. Graeme and Lisa Wharton now weig...

The Expensive World of Dieting

Gemma Johnson | Posted 07.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Gemma Johnson

Let's take slimming clubs as an example. WeightWatchers and Slimming World have on the surface quite sensible ideas around cutting the bulge. But both brands promote a range of processed products (bars, shakes etc.) that could be seen as easy replacements for other lower calorie, non-processed and cheaper food.

Bride Drops Five Dress Sizes For Wedding Day

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2013 | UK Lifestyle

A bride dropped five dress sizes and nearly halved her body weight for her wedding day. Liz Evans lost more than five stone in less than eight mont...

On Cults and the Escape Therefrom

Alistair Coleman | Posted 18.08.2012 | UK Comedy
Alistair Coleman

So, what's a cult? Wikipedia says the word cult in current popular usage usually refers to a new religious movement or other group whose beliefs or practices are considered abnormal or bizarre.

Eating My Way to Weight Loss

Claire Jones-Hughes | Posted 09.05.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Claire Jones-Hughes

Like many women, I'm a serial dieter and have yo-yo-ed over the years. But now I'm done with the baby-making, I've got no more excuse to get healthy and lose weight. I'm looking for an eating plan I can adopt for life and keep the weight off.

Cancer Survivor Who Lost Eight Stone Is Slimmer Of The Year

PA | Posted 18.01.2012 | UK Lifestyle

A 20-year-old woman who was inspired to lose nearly half her body weight after winning her fight against cancer has been named Slimming World's Miss S...