Weight Loss Success: She Lost 60 Pounds After a Freak Accident

My body transformation started with a freak accident: In January 2009, I slipped on a sheet of black ice and broke almost every bone in my left ankle. The injury, which required five screws and one plate to fix, incapacitated me for five months. Already unhappy with my size, I ate like crazy. And because I couldn’t burn off the extra calories, I gained 25 pounds, putting me at 174. My self-esteem sank as I shopped for stretchy clothes to fit my ever-expanding body. But a visit with my orthopedic surgeon pushed me to reassess. He said, “You’ll never do …read more

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