A student who was bullied for her ‘thunder thighs’ has discovered to like her legs after shedding a 3rd of her body weight and constructing ‘sturdy, muscular quads’.
Meghan Gilbert, 21, from Dallas, Texas, noticed her weight balloon to 200lbs (15st) after she developed a binge-eating dysfunction that spiralled uncontrolled.
Merciless clbackmates taunted her about her weight, saying her legs ‘jiggled’ a lot that ‘thunder struck’ at any time when she entered a room.
The turning level got here when Meghan noticed how sad she appeared in her senior year faculty pictures three years in the past and he or she knew she needed to make a change.
Meghan dramatically modified her weight-reduction plan and train regime and now enjoys displaying off her toned 137lb (9st 11lbs) determine.
‘I see my legs as a powerful level, earlier than I never used to put on shorts or present my legs however now I really like how mbackive and muscular they’re,’ she mentioned.
‘Now if anybody tells me my legs are enormous I can say I’ve “thunder thighs” in a constructive means.
‘Individuals used to make use of it towards me as one thing unhealthy however now I body construct I see it as a very good thing, they’re sturdy, muscular and one thing to be happy with.’