11 Surprising Things that Happen When You Lose Weight

When I set out to lose 75 pounds seven years ago, I knew things would be different once I met my goal. After all, losing weight improves your overall health, reduces your risk for certain health conditions and changes the way your body looks and feels.

But while dropping a few pounds can be overwhelmingly positive, there are some surprises (and not always good ones) that you might not be ready for.

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