At her heaviest, Mayra Rosales was the world’s fattest woman. She tipped the scales at an incredible 1,036lbs. She was bed-ridden and desperate. Life got worse for her when she confessed to having rolled onto her nephew and suffocated him, earning her the dark nickname, ‘The Half Ton Killer’. But it turned out that that wasn’t the case and it was her sister who had killed the child. Turning her life around since that tragic set of events, Mayra went on to lose a record-breaking 800lbs. And now she’s a changed woman!
Mayra couldn’t walk. She was incapable of even standing, such was her staggeringly heavy weight.
Even the most basic tasks required her to receive help and assistance, often to her extreme embarrassment and humiliation. She had no privacy or self-esteem.
But she was determined to change. And change she did! She dropped an unbelievable 362kg… And now look at her:
She’s a totally different woman, isn’t she?
Watch her here: