COLUMBUS, Neb. (AP) — Two Nebraska sisters have been supporting each other as they dieted and exercised their way to a combined weight loss of 270 pounds.
Forty-nine-year-old Kathy Ladehoff, of Columbus, is overjoyed by her loss of 160 pounds over the past year. She told the Columbus Telegram (http://bit.ly/1dKxLtW) that's she finally living, "not just existing."
Ladehoff's 44-year-old sister, Wendy Konz, of Genoa (jeh-NOH'-uh), weighed 335 pounds at one point. She's lost 110 pounds and has dropped from a size 26 down to size 16.
To drop the weight, they exercised, changed their diets and eating habits and took a weight loss supplement.
Their mutual goal is to reach 150 pounds.
Information from: Columbus Telegram, http://www.columbustelegram.com