A lady who was once teased for her weight as a girl has experienced a dramatic change and completely changed her life. 21-year-old student Meghan Gilbert from Dallas, Texas. She had suffered from a binge-eating disorder that made her weight 200lbs (15 stone). Meghan was overweight as a kid, however, where she can eat four servings of lasagna and six dishes of ice cream in a single sitting. Let us read her complete story, it will definitely inspire many people out there.
Megan was depressed
Megan was suffering anxiety and depression, which was clearly worsened by bullying for her overweight. At her lowest point, she stated, she attempted to leave home but she didn’t stop eating because she didn’t care.
Megan just wanted to be a happy
Megan realized that she looks so unhappy in her senior year school photo and find a solution for that unhappiness. Megan decided to change her lifestyle.
Megan decided to change everything
She drastically changed her diet and exercise regime. The result was unbelievable, She is a fitness model and popular on social media with near 65,000 Instagram followers. She regularly posts short workout videos and shares details of her newfound healthy lifestyle.
On 9th of May, she posted something
She posted her before and after picture with few lines which will motivate many people. Let us have a look at the lines she wrote on her Instagram picture. Click on the next page to see her pictures.
“The girl on the left was 200 lbs of depression, anxiety, and sin. I was addicted to drugs and I partied every night. I woke up in the morning wanting to forget that I had to wake up this morning.. my life was just..sad.”
Megan quitted drugs before two years ago and shed 63lbs
She said,” You will always have gloomy times in your life, and what matters most is your mindset, Saying no, I can’t do it and not trying. Or saying yes, I can do it. I will try. I won’t give up, no matter how hard it is or how much it hurts.” Click on the next page to know what Megan is up to now.
The post continues
“After the pain and trials, you end up stronger,” the post continues. “I started at a 5lb dumbell, and now I’m lifting a 25lb. It hurt when I first lifted that five… so bad. But I kept on going. To 10. It hurt. To 15. It hurt. The same goes for life. Trials are like God’s gym. Building you up to prepare for what is to come next.”, her inspirational post said.
Megan is an inspiration for everyone
Gilbert has also started a 30-day weight loss program that fans can buy online for $39.99 (£30). Bravo! It all happened because of the bullies who thought it was alright to tease her in because of what she looked like.