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World’s ‘heaviest’ woman dies in Abu Dhabi

NEW DELHI:  Eman Ahmed, the world's heaviest woman who shed half her weight after weight-loss surgery in India and then flew to Abu Dhabi, has died at 36. Eman Ahmed had been in Abu Dhabi since May. Ms. Ahmed weighed around 500 kilograms when she arrived in Mumbai in February from her hometown Alexandria in Egypt. She reportedly lost 324 kg during her weight-loss treatment. She was put on a special liquid diet at the hospital to reduce her weight enough so that doctors could perform bariatric surgery. When…

‘World’s heaviest woman’ has surgery in India, loses 100 kgs

BANGALORE: Indian doctors said on Thursday that an Egyptian who is believed to be the world's heaviest woman had successfully undergone weight-loss surgery after losing over 100 kilograms (220 pounds). Eman Ahmed Abd El Aty, who previously weighed around 500 kilos, had not left her house in Egypt in over two decades until arriving in Mumbai last month for bariatric surgery. "We are happy to inform all well-wishers that the medical team of Saifee Hospital has successfully performed the surgery on Eman Ahmed," said a…