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Jen Widerstrom's The Biggest Loser Blog: It's Makeover Week with Tim Gunn, 'I Couldn't Care Less About the Weight Loss'

Jen Widerstrom's The Biggest Loser Blog: It's Makeover Week with Tim Gunn, 'I Couldn't Care Less About the Weight Loss'

Originally posted 02/09/2016 10:10AM

Jen Widerstrom is a trainer on NBC's The Biggest Loser. In her first season on the show, Jen successfully coached Toma Dobrosavljevic to the winner's podium. As she works to maintain her perfect winning average in season 17, her second season on the show, Jen will blog each week about the latest episode. Follow her on Twitter: @JenWiderstrom.. The Biggest Loser is on NBC at 9 p.m. ET.

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Why This Man's Excess Skin Is Still Holding Him Back After Dropping 400 Lbs. and Overcoming Severe Alcohol Abuse

Originally posted 02/03/2016 11:00AM

Brian Flemming triumphed over his deadly habits – alcoholism, suicidal thoughts, depression, and unhealthy eating – to lose almost 400 lbs., but with folds of excess skin, he still wasn't happy.

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June McCamey Feels Imprisoned in Her Body on My 600-lb Life: 'I'm Living in a Nightmare'

Originally posted 01/27/2016 09:00AM

Every day, June McCamey wonders when her body is just going to give up.

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Two Women on Why They Decided to Get Skin Removal Surgery: Rashes, Depression, 'There Was Nothing I Could Do in the Gym'

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Two Women on Why They Decided to Get Skin Removal Surgery: Rashes, Depression, 'There Was Nothing I Could Do in the Gym'

Originally posted 01/13/2016 09:25AM

Megan Boeh and Yalena Figueroa came a long way from poor health, losing a combined 434 lbs. But instead of basking in their accomplishments, they were buried under the low self-esteem that came from their excess skin.

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British Couple Credits Weight Loss with Saving Their Lives During Terrorist Attack

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British Couple Credits Weight Loss with Saving Their Lives During Terrorist Attack

Originally posted 01/12/2016 02:55PM

A British couple who were vacationing in Tunisia during the deadly ISIS beach attack believe that losing weight saved their life.

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American Idol Contestant Lindita Halimi Dropped a Whopping 150 Lbs. for Her Audition

Originally posted 01/07/2016 11:30AM

As if just making it on American Idol isn't impressive enough, contestant Lindita Halimi lost 150 lbs. to prepare for her audition.

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Nikki Webster Talks About Battling Her Body on the New Season of My 600-Lb Life: 'My Weight Was Debilitating'

Originally posted 01/06/2016 09:00AM

At 649 lbs., just taking a shower was a struggle for Nikki Webster.

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Kaitlyn Smith: 'I Feel Beautiful' After Losing More Than 208 Lbs. and Having 3 Skin-Removal Surgeries

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Kaitlyn Smith: 'I Feel Beautiful' After Losing More Than 208 Lbs. and Having 3 Skin-Removal Surgeries

Originally posted 12/30/2015 09:00AM

PEOPLE.com blogger Kaitlyn Smith may have lost 208 lbs., but she's not resting easy just yet.

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Half Their Size's Eve Guzman: How I Became 'a Girl Who Went for It' and Conquered Obesity

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Half Their Size's Eve Guzman: How I Became 'a Girl Who Went for It' and Conquered Obesity

Originally posted 12/09/2015 10:30AM

"I am going to show the world you can go from being obese, to average, to fit, to a figure competitor," blogs Eve Guzman

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Former Mennonite on Leaving Her Church and Losing 275 Lbs.: I Finally Feel Free

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Former Mennonite on Leaving Her Church and Losing 275 Lbs.: I Finally Feel Free

Originally posted 12/03/2015 01:50PM

At 410 lbs., Jennifer Butters was suffering more than just the physical consequences of being overweight.

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