David Cyril, 86, has taken Instagram by storm with his account where he shares his weight loss successes.
We usually go to Instagram* to find out what our friends and colleagues are up to. From time to time, there are testimonies that can touch the heart. And such an account at the moment can be considered a useful Instagram page of an 86-year-old grandfather from Lancashire, UK.
With 111,000 followers, David Cyril set the social network on fire, gathering such an army of followers in just a few months, since he only opened the page at the end of September. He shows how he loses weight!
And even if it’s not exactly what we can expect most from a person of his age, the comments under his posts prove that people are really interested in him, moreover, many turn to him with questions, advice, and even support.
David is aiming to lose about 25 kg, because he has health problems, and you know, in this direction, he has made significant progress.
The man began losing weight on September 26 after suffering a heart attack. He says he tried to lose weight for a few years, but went back to his original weight, until his daughter suggested he start an Instagram account.
This happened after posting a photo of her father on her page, she received positive feedback. This is what helped David stay motivated to achieve his goal.
Being very fat, Cyril decided that he wanted to lose weight, and in the end he managed to lose 12.7 kg, but very soon he returned to his original weight.
At this point, from the time he started keeping a count, David was able to lose 8.39 kg, so he was almost back to the body weight he had before. Grandpa wants to lose another 19 kg to reach his target weight.
And we are sure that he will eventually cope with this task entrusted to him.