Gone junk food, or How to put in order child, weighing 200 kgPictolic
The Chicago resident Jessica Leonard (Jessica Leonard) was born, a big baby, but perfectly normal child. Nobody could assume that after only seven years of age "baby" that weighs 200 kg, will become a world celebrity, and the best nutritionists, the United States will wrestle with how to bring her weight to normal. Fortunately, this purely American story has a happy ending, but the victory over unwanted pounds was given to all very difficult.
Young Jessica was completely healthy, cheerful and beloved parents. Maybe a little too loved. The girl's mother, Caroline Shu Tug, remembers: it all started with the fact that her daughter didn't refuse anything.
Cost Jessica to ask something from the food and bought it immediately, and in any requested quantity. Fast food from snack bars, cakes, and cupcakes from the pastry shops, chips and nuts from supermarkets — all this is absorbed continuously and in large quantities.
Interesting, but the child's parents are unable to recall when the situation got out of control and nice girl, like a doll, turned into a tight leather-covered ball. One is not a great point, the scale showed that 7-year-old Leonard weighs 220 kg and its urgent need to save.
But it was humiliating TV show where a giant baby staring like a gimmick and showed a finger and gave Jessica Leonard salvation. Appeal to help the girl's mother heard the leading experts in the field of dietetics and offered his assistance.
After a few broadcasts, the girl was sent to the clinic, where he began a serious struggle for every calorie eaten. The doctors realized that the main problem is Jessica and psychological dependence on food and that suggestion could solve her problem.
The patient herself, as only she could resist the cure. She could not figure out what was wrong with this world and why she denied all that was previously presented with a smile upon request. But diet, sports, lessons with a psychologist and will power girl, who is still involved in a conscious struggle with excess weight, given their results and a half years the world has seen a new Jessica who lost 140 kg of weight.
Before the treatment ended, the surgeons removed about 10 kg of excess skin remaining on the body of Jessica. Springs for internists and endocrinologists who had a good to treat a young body ravaged by overeating and motionless lifestyle.
Today, 24-year-old slim girl engaged in gymnastics and basketball, not to know that the 200-pound girl, which was shown in the TV show as a curiosity. Jessica leads a healthy lifestyle, eats right and goes on dates with guys.
But not always from excess weight are trying to get rid of. It also happens that people, on the contrary, aims to break all existing records of body weight.