The Biggest Loser: How mother-of-two Staci Bridwell lost 200lb in a year

The Biggest Loser: How mother-of-two Staci Bridwell lost 200lb in a year

“When you”re bigger than the biggest person on The Biggest Loser, it”s horrible”: How mother-of-two lost 200lb in a year

6:06 PM on 19th July 2011

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Transformation: Staci Bridwell, 30, from Haslet, Texas, once weighed 456lb (left), but lost 201lb in a year after appearing on Extreme Makeover (right)

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Out of control: The mother-of-two”s weight soared in her teens, and by 13 she was shopping at Lane Bryant

Staci Bridwell

Pressure: Mrs Bridwell experienced added stress after her husband suffered a stroke, numbing the left side of his body. As a consequence, she became the family”s sole breadwinner

Staci Bridwell

Success: Mrs Bridwell could fit both herself and her daughter into the legs of her old jeans after six months

Staci Bridwell

Helping hand: With the support of celebrity coach Chris Powell, the 30-year-old reached her goal weight