The fattest woman in the world, Charity Pierce, who weighs 347 kg dreams about the wedding and wants to get on a reality TV show, Iowa, USA.
The woman who has a young daughter and a 22-year-old fiancée attempts to lose weight in order survive and marryher lover. Charity’s doctors say that she must slim down to 227kg before they can give her a gastric band as it isthe only way to save her life.
Problems with being overweight started when Charity, now aged 38, was a little girl, she lived in an unhappy family and the only thing that brought her happiness was junk food. When she was a teen she daily ate cake for breakfast, pizza or tacos from a fast food restaurant for lunch, stew for dinner, ice-cream and cakes for evening meal.
Later she got pregnant and her 127kg turned into 254kg, furthermore she fell down stairs that provoked a disease called lymphedema. Lymphedema or lymphatic obstruction, is a condition of localized fluid retention and tissue swelling caused by a compromised lymphatic system.
Speaking about the disease she says that it feels like another whole person or hanging cinder blocks. Thus in addition to excess weight her left leg ballooned and made it even more difficult for the woman to move around.
Ms Pierce set several goals: to get gastric bypass, get on TV show – My 272kg Life – to lose weight and finally to marry her boyfriend, Tony Sauer. Сurrently she has 1,200-calorie a day diet and does physical exercises twice a day.
Tony has given me hope for the first time in years and I’ll do whatever it takes to turn my life around,” Ms Pierce said.