Tag Archives: Loss

This Guy Achieved a 130-Pound Weight Loss Transformation by Learning to Cook

At 348 pounds, Fitzroy Powell, Jr. nixed the drive-through—and got his life back. By learning to cook, he lost over 130 pounds. This is his story, as told to Maria Masters. I’ve always been heavy, but my weight didn’t always bother me. In high school, I played defensive tackle, and my 5’10, 315-pound frame 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 »

Hearing Loss Can Increase Your Risk Of Depression

Research has discovered that older people with age-related hearing loss experienced more depressive symptoms; the more the hearing loss, the more the risk of having symptoms of depression. The results indicate that treating age-related hearing loss, an under recognized and under treated condition among all older people, could be one method to help prevent late-life… Read More »