Have you voted for The Body 2016 yet? Tonight we’re sharing the story of Shirea White...
Name: Shirea White⠀⠀⠀
Job: Mum and part-time make-up adviser⠀
'When my son was born, I immediately knew something was wrong but the doctors couldn't work out what it was. Colt had several misdiagnoses, including autism, and it wasn't until he was four that doctors realised he had the incredibly rare Fragile X Syndrome. He had to have multiple operations and it was a really worrying time, especially as I'd been a single mother since he was eight months old.⠀
I hadn't been in great shape; I would eat huge portions and watch TV instead of going to the gym, but with Colt's diagnosis, I realised that I had to get healthy for his sake.'⠀
Continue reading her story in this month’s magazine and don’t forget to vote via the link in our bio 👆🏽. ⠀⠀⠀
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