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Mom of 3 Drops 120 Lbs. After Having Her Youngest Child: ‘I Wanted to Get Healthy for My Kids’

This article originally appeared on People.com.  Emily Powers had struggled with her weight since high school, when she began eating cafeteria food instead of homemade meals and put on 100 lbs. by the time she graduated. By the time the Ontario, Canada-based daycare worker was in her 20s, Powers had reached 273 lbs. [brightcove:5339322755001 default] “I tried different fad diets and I’d lose some weight and then I’d gain it back… Read More »

Former Fat-Shaming Bully Apologizes on Reddit After Gaining Over 100 Pounds Himself

Sadly, body shamers are everywhere. In the last few weeks alone, trolls called photos of Simone Biles in a swimsuit "ugly" and "gross," Amy Schumer's social feeds were filled with hateful comments after she was cast in an upcoming Barbie movie, and Lena Dunham felt the need to defend her un-Photoshopped Glamour cover. Now, at least one body-shaming bully is trying to make amends with the people he used to harass. On Tuesday, Reddit user roundrobinator posted to the weight loss subreddit LoseIt an… Read More »