Australia: Man sheds 50kg after eating nothing but potatoes for a year

With just 12 days of his diet remaining, Andrew Taylor said he felt fantastic having lost an incredible 50 kilograms. The diet has made headlines around the world including a mention on Saturday Night Live. “I feel better than ever. I’m fitter and healthier than I can remember,” Mr Taylor told 7 News. The father of one said his physical transformation had been remarkable. “I started at 151.7 kilos and the last time I weighed myself [I was] 99.7, so [I’ve lost] exactly 52 kilos. Mr Taylor said he survived the past year eating mostly mashed, boiled, or baked potatoes. More