Tag Archives: Inspired

Jade Goody saved our lives – meet three women inspired to take smear test by late star

More than 3,000 women are diagnosed with cervical cancer in the UK each year, and almost 1,000 lose their lives to the killer disease – yet it is 99.8 per cent preventable with regular screening. Big Brother star Jade Goody’s death at 27 in 2009 led to a surge in women having smear tests. But… Read More »

My Dogs Inspired Me to Drop 102 Pounds

Patrick Stokes, 49, figured that if his dogs were sedentary and gaining weight, he was, too. So they got active and lost weight together. This is his story, as told to Maria Masters. For each day of January, we’ll spotlight a new story of physical and mental transformation. Click here for more. . I was… Read More »

This NYPD Cop's Terrifying Nightmare Inspired His 140-Pound Weight Loss Transformation

For each day of January, we’ll spotlight a new story of physical and mental transformation. Click here for more. . After graduating from the academy, Aaron Lohman, 36, settled into his new job as a New York City cop—and packed on 140 pounds in 9 years. “I figured I didn’t need to worry about the… Read More »