A Georgia woman who had two children just eleven months in succession, has covered no less than 125 kilos and has become a personal trainer.
Victoria Brady, 31, was sent by her family members & # 39; butterball & # 39; mentioned when she grew up. The mother-of-two remembers that she & # 39; wide and round & # 39; was what she said People magazine was the result of her & # 39; genetics & # 39 ;.
The Atlanta resident said she grew up eating unhealthy foods because she admitted that her family loved & the good country & # 39; everything to cook and roast. & # 39;
Wow! Depicted before (L) and after (R) her weight loss, Victoria Brady from Atlanta, Georgia gained a whopping 125 pounds after having two children just 11 months apart
Unbelievable! Seen before (L) and after (R), the mother of two became bullets & # 39; mentioned when she grew up because of her & # 39; wide and round & # 39; figure
Inspirational: recently portrayed with her children, Victoria weighed 252 pounds in her first year of college and suffered from health problems
In her freshman academic year, Victoria remembers 252 pounds, and has to do with some major health problems.
Victoria, who now shares regular weight-related updates with Instagram, had pre-diabetes, a condition where the blood sugar level is high, but not high enough to be type 2 diabetes.
Unhealthy: she was recently confronted with various health problems including pre-diabetes, a condition where blood sugar is high, but not high enough to be type 2 diabetes
She suffered from polycystic ovarian syndrome, a hormonal disorder that leads to enlarged ovaries with small cysts on the outer edges.
The disorder disrupted her normal menstrual cycle, making it difficult for her to become pregnant when she wanted to have children in 2014.
To improve her health, Victoria started taking medication for the condition and was able to conceive the following year.
She had her first child in 2015, but her weight still caused her problems. She found it difficult to produce milk and in an attempt to help, she started to eat lactation cookies.
She also regularly drank energy drinks such as Gatorade, which she said I should eventually earn more from.
One of Victoria's turning points was a doctor's visit, where her doctor expressed her concern about her weight.
Victoria said to People: & # 39; When I completed my six-week checkup, the doctor said: & # 39; You are heavier than when you left the hospital, what happened? & # 39; "
& # 39; All I could do was actually just burst into tears and cry for him when he said that, & # 39; she added. However, a break in the appointment of the doctor, Victoria fell pregnant two months later.
Difficult: Victoria, seen before (L) and after (R), also suffered from polycystic ovarian syndrome, making it difficult for her to have children when she wanted to start a family in 2014
Fight: Victoria, as seen when she was pregnant for the first time (L) and recently (R), eventually became pregnant and had her first son in 2015, but her weight still caused problems
Journey: Depicted before (L) and after (R), Victoria fell pregnant again just two months after having her first child, and she kept on arriving as a result
She admitted that she had never had the chance to bounce back after gaining weight, and becoming pregnant, made her gain even more weight, and by the time her second child arrived just 11 months after her first, she felt worse.
Victoria, who currently weighed 275 pounds, said she & # 39; very uncertain and very down & # 39; was in itself.
Changes: recently pictured, Victoria was 275 pounds after the birth of her second child, knew she had to make changes to the lifestyle of her family when her doctor was worried about the weight of her oldest son
She also found it increasingly difficult to take care of her children. She explained: & # 39; It was really hard to walk up the stairs to get my sons. When the baby was crying, I always sent my husband to do it.
& # 39; And I didn't want to go out much. I tried to start with kids' steps and just pushed them into the nearby stroller, but I just didn't walk around the street – I always thought someone was looking at me.
& # 39; So I was just hiding in a bubble, & # 39; she added.
Her main turning point came when her doctor expressed her concern about the weight of her oldest son, classifying him as obese.
The mother of two did not want her children to grow up by being called names and feeling like an outsider.
Victoria explained: & # 39; He was just really tough, and that gave me flashbacks as I grew up and how my family teased me.
& # 39; I felt like the black sheep and I didn't want the same for him.
& # 39; That was the moment when I was just determined to do something for my children, because I wanted them to live a happier and healthier life than me, & # 39; she added.
Determined to change the diet of herself and her family, she cut sugar and white carbohydrates. But she wanted to lose weight and then tried juice cleansing.
Important: Victoria, previously seen (L) and after (R), cut sugar and white carbohydrates from her family's food, and she began cutting to get fit
Positive: the mother of two, previously seen (L) and after (R) her weight loss journey, completed a 10-day juice cleansing and began to introduce healthier foods into her daily diet
Wow! Victoria, recently seen, dropped no less than 100 pounds six months after she changed her lifestyle habits. She continued to work hard and her weight dropped to 150 pounds
Achievement: Since then she has become a personal trainer and has received her certificate of qualification on Wednesday 22 May
She said: & I lost around 13 pounds. in the 10 days of that cleansing, but it wasn't the weight I lost, it was discipline that I got from it.
& # 39; I used it as a way of not only resetting my body, but resetting my mind and making it a real turning point for me and helping me get more vegetables in my diet, & # 39 ; she added.
According to Good morning America, Victoria also discovered ways to make healthier choices from her favorite guilty pleasures, including the use of low-carb tortillas to make healthy pizzas and making banana pancakes.
Inspirational: & # 39; I have a lot more confidence in myself and my possibilities. I am not worried about what others think, & Victoria said
In addition to changing her eating habits, she started practicing by walking, taking group fitness classes, and doing circuit training.
The mother of the two dropped a whopping 100 pounds six months after she changed her lifestyle. She continued to work hard and her weight dropped to 150 pounds – 125 pounds lighter than her heaviest weight.
She has since become a personal trainer and received her certificate of qualification on Wednesday, May 22.
& # 39; I have much more confidence in myself and my abilities. I am not worried about what others think, & Victoria said.
She added that she regularly works with her sons, which she believes helps improve their physical activities.
She added: & # 39; I sometimes practice videos with them. They mimic what I'm doing, and it's so cute. I know it will keep them active. & # 39;
She shared her advice with someone in a similar situation and said: & absolutely don't give up on yourself. Don't look at what someone else is doing.
& # 39; Focus on you and discover what works best for your lifestyle. Nothing is impossible unless you make it impossible, & she added.
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