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Journey to health : how I lost half my body weight and found a new way of life / Simone Anderson ; with Sarah Ell.

By: Anderson, Simone.
Contributor(s): Ell, Sarah [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Auckland, New Zealand : Allen & Unwin, 2018Description: 286 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some colour) ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781760633547; 1760633542.Subject(s): Anderson, Simone | Overweight women -- New Zealand -- Biography | Obesity -- Psychological aspects | Weight loss | Self-care, Health | Food habits -- Psychological aspects | Body image in women | Women -- Health and hygiene | Physical fitness | NutritionSummary: Social-media sensation Simone Anderson's weight peaked at 169 kg. When she finally faced up to how overweight she was, she knew something had to change. Simone shared her progress on Facebook, to keep herself accountable, and her fan base grew rapidly as she underwent gastric-sleeve surgery and lost a massive 88 kg. Her story went viral when she shared photos of the excess skin that remained after her weight loss and when she was offered surgery to remove the skin, she documented the whole experience and got worldwide media attention. In this honest and moving book Simone tells her story. Her key messages of body positivity and learning to love yourself make this an inspiring read for anyone.
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Social-media sensation Simone Anderson's weight peaked at 372 lbs. When she finally faced up to how overweight she was, she knew something had to change. Simone shared her progress on Facebook, to keep herself accountable, and her fan base grew rapidly as she underwent gastric-sleeve surgery and lost a massive 194 lbs. Her story went viral when she shared photos of the excess skin that remained after her weight loss. And when she was offered surgery to remove the skin, she documented the whole experience and got worldwide media attention. In this honest and moving book Simone tells her story. Her key messages of body positivity and learning to love yourself make this an inspiring read for anyone.

Social-media sensation Simone Anderson's weight peaked at 169 kg. When she finally faced up to how overweight she was, she knew something had to change. Simone shared her progress on Facebook, to keep herself accountable, and her fan base grew rapidly as she underwent gastric-sleeve surgery and lost a massive 88 kg. Her story went viral when she shared photos of the excess skin that remained after her weight loss and when she was offered surgery to remove the skin, she documented the whole experience and got worldwide media attention. In this honest and moving book Simone tells her story. Her key messages of body positivity and learning to love yourself make this an inspiring read for anyone.