'Man Vs. Food' Host Loses 70 Pounds and Poses Nude for Cosmo

'Man Vs. Food' host, Adam Richman has lost a ton of weight and recently posed naked in UK's Cosmo magazine.

Adam Richman was the food eating champion, eating chicken fried steaks for breakfast, and the hottest peppers in the world for lunch. Now, after losing several pounds he poses naked for Cosmo Magazine. adam-richman In an interview with US Magazine he comments on what it was like to do the television series.

“If you’re a guy who’s always been the fun-to-be-around teddy bear, then all of a sudden people are viewing you as sexy, it’s nice,” he explained to British Cosmo. “It’s great not having to be the plucky best friend, or the comic relief anymore—I love that. Who wouldn’t rather hear, ‘Wow, you look great,’ than, ‘Ewww…’?”

“It was depressing,” he added of seeing himself on tape. “But it wasn’t just my appearance — airplane seats felt cramped, I was wearing an XXL jacket, and I had less energy. I went in for a checkup, and when my doctor had me stand on the scale, even he was surprised. Seeing that number (which I’ll take to the grave) was a turning point. I knew I needed to make a change.”

Adam Richman lost 70 pounds in 10 months after Man Vs. Food. He lost the weight after playing soccer. The nude cover was to raise awareness for male cancer for Cancer Research UK.

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