Looking good! Kevin Smith up to date followers on his well being and revealed that he’s near his purpose of dropping 50 lbs since struggling a coronary heart assault in February.
“Today, I am down a total of 43 pounds! Only 7 more pounds until I’ve shed the 50 my doctor told me to lose following the heart attack,” the Weight Watchers ambassador, 47, captioned an Instagram pic on Wednesday, June 13, crediting magician Penn Jillette and Ray Cronise for kickstarting his weight reduction, and Weight Watchers for serving to him slim down. “This #wwambassador is now at the absolute thinnest I’ve been since I finished high school! And while I may look a little better, I FEEL f—king fantastic! It’ll be a few weeks, but I’m ready to lose that final 7 points! And when I hit my goal, I’ll let you know where I started.”
Smith made headlines in February after revealing that he skilled a “massive” coronary heart assault backstage at an L.A. comedy present. He lately confirmed off his weight reduction in May, telling his 1.2 million Instagram followers that he’s misplaced 32 lbs because the traumatic expertise.
The filmmaker beforehand opened up about his weight loss journey solely to Us Weekly again in April.
“For me, food was not like fuel. It wasn’t, like, you eat food because it powers your body and you move on,” he mentioned on the time. “I’m an American who grew up in the ‘70s when America figured out, if we start putting more sugar in everything, they’ll buy it. So sugar starts showing up in the bread and everything.”
Smith added that he didn’t suppose he was having a coronary heart assault when it occurred, on condition that he misplaced 85 lbs three years in the past after slicing sugar out of his eating regimen fully. “I was sweaty, I thought I couldn’t catch my breath, I felt nauseated, but I didn’t think of those as heart attack symptoms,” he defined. “I couldn’t piece it together, but that’s me being incredibly stupid because my mom has two stents in her heart and my father died of a massive heart attack at 67.”
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