October 29, 2009 08:00 AM by Christine McDow
We all cried this week when Abby, the wife and mother of two who had lost everything, was sent home on The Biggest Loser.Â Her story tugged at our hearts and had America rooting for her to both lose weight, but also to find the strength to heal.
Since Abby was sent home from The Biggest Loser ranch she has excelled at getting her life back on track.Â She has continued to lose weight dropping a total of 82 pounds and has begun the healing process.Â She told Life & Style Magazine, “Losing weight is kind of like shedding the sadness and hurt and emerging stronger.Â My life will matter again.”
How did she gain so much weight?Â She speaks about that in this weeks issue of L&S as well, “My only real socialization was going out to eat.Â I had zero energy. I just felt like I had sludge in my veins. I was so lethargic.”Â She was clearly trying to deal with her grief and using food to make herself feel better.
By the finale of The Biggest Loser she would like to lose an additional 25 pounds.Â Will she make it?Â You will have to tune in to find out!Â Fortunately though you don’t have to wait till December to find out more about Abby, her feelings about he show and her healing process.Â All you have to do is pick up the latest issues of Life & Style Magazine today!
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