75-Year-Old Woman Becomes Fitness Influencer After Losing 60 Pounds

75-Year-Old Woman Becomes Fitness Influencer After Losing 60 Pounds

Anyone who cites old age as a roadblock keeping them from getting in shape needs to start following Joan MacDonald on Instagram. The now 75-year-old woman has inspired more than a million people who follow her social media posts, after she lost more than 60 pounds in her 70’s. Five years ago, MacDonald was struggling to climb a flight of stairs, according to Good Morning America, but her daughter, a fitness coach, challenged her to make the necessary lifestyle changes to improve her health. In addition to the weight loss, MacDonald has gotten off medications for high blood pressure, high cholesterol and acid reflux. Read more.


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