I Did It! Weight-Loss Success Stories

These inspiring people lost weight—sometimes 100 pounds or more—with diet and exercise.

Credit: Phoebe Rourke-Ghabriel

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Alexis Hinson

Age: 38
From: League City, Texas

Now: 137 lbs.
Then: 188 lbs.

How she did it: Alexis held on to the weight she gained from her two pregnancies for some years, but after joining Weight Watchers she learned all about healthy foods and healthy portions. She kicked the last 20 pounds by slowing training for a marathon with her friends.

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