Look Great in '09

They Lost Half Their Size!

Meet the real people who literally lost half their body weight – without surgery or diet pills


Weight Today: 164 lbs.!

At her heaviest, Dawson had trouble fitting in her car. "It was a tight squeeze," she says. "My breasts were touching the steering wheel and my stomach wasn't too far away." But only seven months into her fitness program, Dawson noticed she could finally seat herself easily. And today – a size 10 – she says, "I could sit both my sons on my lap and still have room!"