Malissa Jones"s gastric band op caused her new nightmare


Malissa Jones"s gastric band op caused her new nightmare

She was Britain”s fattest teen… now she”s anorexic: Academically bright teenager”s gastric band op caused her new nightmare

7:55 AM on 8th June 2011

Bright: Malissa Jones from Selby, North Yorkshire, has become anorexic after having a gastric bypass operation

Bright: Malissa Jones from Selby, North Yorkshire, has become anorexic after having a gastric bypass operation

Drastic change: Malissa aged 15 with her mother Dawn, centre, and friend, right

Drastic change: Malissa, with her mother Dawn, centre, and friend, right, weighed 20 stone by the time she was 15

No limits: Malissa aged six, was allowed eat what she liked around the clock

No limits: Malissa, here aged six, was allowed to eat what she liked, around the clock

Price of weight-loss: Malissa said after the operation she hated her saggy skin hanging in folds from her thin frame

Price of weight-loss: Malissa said after the operation she hated her saggy skin hanging in folds from her thin frame

The wrong answer: Malissa wants to share her story so that others thinking of a gastric band might reconsider

The wrong answer: Malissa wants to share her story so that others thinking of a gastric band might reconsider

Wasting away: Since her gastric bypass operation, Malissa

Wasting away: Since her gastric bypass operation, Malissa”s weight has fallen to 8st. She is now waiting for counselling