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Knoxville, TN Woman Wins $50,000 for Losing 77 Pounds
Date:3/10/2008

Million Dollar Body(TM) Is Awarding Over One Million Dollars to Help People

Lose Weight and Get in Better Shape

ANAHEIM, Calif., March 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Fitness website MillionDollarBody.com has just announced a $50,000 Grand Prize winner in its Million Dollar Body Game(TM), an ongoing incentive competition that is giving away over $1,000,000 this year to spur people to lose weight and get in shape.

Phyllis Stewart of Knoxville, Tennessee, previously won $1,000 from MDB for weight loss and now clocks in at 139 from a previous high of 216.

Phyllis first noticed her weight problem while camping with her kids. She felt uncomfortable wearing a bathing suit and would wear a size XXL t-shirt to cover her body. "The kids and I would go hiking and I always felt bad because they would get way ahead of me and then have to wait for me to catch up. I had no energy," she recalled.

Her transformation began when her doctor told her she was severely obese. Phyllis couldn't understand how this had happened to her. "I wasn't one to sit around with a bag of chips or cookies in my hand. So how did I get this over weight?" Phyllis remembered wondering. "Tony from MDB told me that I needed to start a food journal, and log everything that I ate. I soon saw WHY I was severely obese. I just didn't realize until I started reading food labels and logging my food just how much I was getting each day. Add that up with zero exercise and I got my answer."

She knew she couldn't be complacent. Her mother had her first heart attack when she was 42. She died at only 68 from heart disease. As Phyllis' own family grew, and she had grandkids, she was determined to be healthy, "so I could see them grow and be a big part of their lives."

She started her journey with Power90 then Power Half Hour, and Turbo Jam. She had amazing results and lost a total of 73 pounds. Despite a foot injury, Phyllis was undeterred and even worked out with a ca
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SOURCE MillionDollarBody.com; Beachbody.com
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