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When Bill Baroni was just twenty years old, he was convinced he was dying. He thought he was having a heart attack because it felt like he had an elephant sitting on his chest. It turned out to be only indigestion, but more than that, it was the wake up call he needed to save his life. Bill weighed 320 pounds and was hooked on junk food. He set about to change his life ...more
Hardcover, 256 pages
Published January 10th 2012 by Lyons Press
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Nancy Kennedy
Feb 15, 2012 Nancy Kennedy rated it it was amazing
Bill Baroni was 22-years-old and just starting his political career when he suffered crushing chest pains he thought would kill him in the men's room of a posh restaurant. Through his pain, he glanced in the mirror and saw "a bright pink soccer ball" looking back at him.

"I'm fat, and I'm dying because I'm so heavy," he thought in despair. At the time, he weighed more than 300 pounds. Bill had been "the fat kid" all his life, but he never knew what to do about it. That wake-up call started Bill o
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Diane
Oct 10, 2015 Diane rated it liked it
You have to respect the amount of weight this guy lost but there isn't really anything new here. For example, some of the suggestions in this book include, drink more water, and listen to music when you work out. Take it for what you will.
Susie
Jul 02, 2012 Susie rated it liked it
This was an okay book. Nothing earth-shattering here, and the writing was too casual. Might be a great read for someone who really needs a jump start for changing to a healthy lifestyle. 2-1/2 stars
Kim
May 09, 2012 Kim rated it it was amazing
Really easy to read with good practical advice. Forget diets this book will give you some great alternatives and tips on losing weight while feeling better!!
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Interesting and hit close to home..reaffirmed some of the things I have been doing in my own journey.
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