World's fattest man' Paul Mason loses 292 kilograms
- January 04, 201311:48PM
UK Postman Paul Mason weighed in at 444 kilos before a gastric bypass in 2010 reduced the size of his stomach.
Source: News Limited
A MAN once dubbed the world's fattest says he is looking forward to a normal life after shedding 292 kilograms.
UK Postman Paul Mason weighed in at 444 kilos before a gastric bypass in 2010 to reduce the size of his stomach.He now weighs 152 kilos and says he needs further surgery costing close to $US60,000 ($58,000) to remove folds of loose skin.The 51-year-old has told London's Sun tabloid he was ashamed to be called the fattest man in the world because he felt guilty.He still wants to drop a few more pounds down to between 89 and 95 kilos.