A 38-year-old previously obese American software engineer, Stephen Ringo, who attribute the loss of his wife to his fatness, decided to hit the gym after his marriage crashed in 2016, because he couldn’t properly perform his duties on bed, according to the sun reports.
However, after his wife parted ways with him in 2016, the engineer dimmed it fit to re-evaluate his health by loosing some weight, and in two years, lost an incredible 16st.
According to stephen, he lived off fast food as an adult, and was a regular constomer at McDonald’s where he had lunch, and also dazed himself with Pizza and alot of junks for dinner, neglecting the possible effects.
He also added that as his relationship with his wife was swiftly heading for a crash as he continued to grow fatter with depression setting in.
“My relationship with my wife deteriorated as my weight crept up. I was depressed and as that set in, intimacy kind of left. My weight drove my sex life into the ground”
“It’s fair to say that my weight ruined my marriage,” said Stephen, from Johnson City, Tennesee. “It was the single biggest factor.
His life then turned around after he started to hit the gym everyday from 2016 where he had an incredible transformation.
Stephen, whose waist has gone from 60ins to 32ins, said his weight loss has changed his life and confidence for good.