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London Resident is World’s Fattest Man

by Kathy Jones on  February 13, 2012 at 9:16 PM Obesity News   - G J E 4
A London resident has bagged the title of the world's fattest man. 42-year-old Keith Martin, who weighs 58 stone or 368.32 kg, has achieved this distinction
 London Resident is World’s Fattest Man
London Resident is World’s Fattest Man
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Martin took over the "title" after Mexican Manuel Uribe, who is still listed in the Guinness Book of Records as the heaviest man, confirmed that he went on a diet to reduce his weight to a trim 31 stone. Martin requires a constant presence of eight ambulance workers to lift him on to a reinforced vehicle for frequent hospital visits and the total number of health professionals rising to 18 including carers and nurses.

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Speaking in a Channel 5 documentary, Martin said that he lost interest in everything except food after the death of his mother when he was aged 16. "My mother died when I was 16 and I didn't care about anything after that and I couldn't care less about what happened to me - I ate anything and everything. I blame myself. It was my fault and I hate what I have done to myself", he said.

Source: Medindia
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