Where Are They Now? Catching Up With PEOPLE'S Half Their Size Stars

See how six men and women each lost more than 100 lbs. – and went on to inspire others


Then: He weighed 308 lbs. at age 17 due, in part, to a Twinkies and Ho Hos habit. His aha moment came at the doctor's office when, seeing "obese" written on his file, Starks vowed to change his ways.