Alyson Mortimer, gastric band

Gastric band nightmare: Husband’s birthday present almost killed me

Gastric band nightmare: Husband gave me a gastric band for my 50th birthday – and I almost died. Story in THAT’S LIFE mag  Mum of three and grandma Alyson Mortimer had gastric band surgery in Egypt because it was cheaper than the UK But when the surgery went drastically wrong, she ended up coming back…

Weightloss story - Daily Mail

Twins made me so fat I was sterilised!

Sophie Clarke’s story about how getting pregnant with twins made her weight soar appears in REAL PEOPLE magazine…  Featureworld is famed for gaining interviewees multiple deals and the widest publicity possible – all with an interviewee’s consent of course. When mum to be Sophie Clarke contacted me she wanted to celebrate her extraordinary weight loss…

Bypass kills woman

Starved to death … by a gastric bypass.

Weight-loss surgery story makes front page of the SUNDAY PEOPLE newspaper… and appeared in the DAILY MAIL. Angela Jones underwent a gastric bypass. But afterwards she never ate properly again and finally died aged just 42 weighing a pitiful five stones. Daughter Chantel Graf contacted me to raise awareness of the side effects of gastric…

Malissa Jones

Should children have weight loss surgery?

CLOSER real-life story with interviewees Malissa Jones and Brooke, 15.  As the number of teenagers seeking obesity surgery rises, some doctors claim that weight loss surgery should be available. They claim more overweight children under the age of 18 should be offered gastric surgery because it would save money later on. Brooke has previously appeared…