A flabby stomach and in a size 20 dress, fed-up Leanne Wilson wanted a tummy tuck. But she was shocked when her doctor offered her a gastric band instead. So distraught at weighing almost 18 stones, it was the light bulb moment the takeaway addict needed to change her eating habits. And she joined Sliming World to shed her fat. Now, the proud mum-of-two has lost over six stone by following a healthy eating plan and is in a trim dress size 12 and weighs 11 stone 8.5 lbs. “After having my second child I was so unhappy with the body I was left with.” said Leanne, of Low Fell, Gateshead. “I had gained so much weight and had a saggy stomach. “I booked myself an appointment at my GP’s to see if I was eligible to have a tummy tuck. He said no but I could have a gastric band. I knew I was big but this really shocked me. “With two young children I knew I couldn’t do it as I would be out of action for a while. “My sister-in-law’s mother had started Slimming World a few weeks before and she said, ‘why don’t you give it… Read full this story
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