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Sunday 2 October, 2016

Opinion: As someone who was 27 stone at the age of 21, we need more than a sugar tax to fix obesity
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Opinion: As someone who was 27 stone at the age of 21, we need more than a sugar tax to fix obesity

Oct 2nd 2016, 6:15 PM 719 Views 81 Comments

If you walk into any shop in Ireland, there are so many problems with how the food is displayed and marketed, writes Alan Mullen.

Friday 4 March, 2016

'Don't give up just because Operation Transformation is over'
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'Don't give up just because Operation Transformation is over'

Mar 4th 2016, 5:00 PM 237 Views 4 Comments

In Alan Mullen’s last column for TheJournal.ie, he encourages everyone to keep up the hard work – it’ll be worth it.

Friday 19 February, 2016

I'm going to reach my 16 stone goal. Not by being lazy, but with hard work and dedication
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I'm going to reach my 16 stone goal. Not by being lazy, but with hard work and dedication

Feb 19th 2016, 5:00 PM 131 Views 23 Comments

This week, Alan says he is looking forward to the Operation Transformation run in Phoenix Park this weekend.

Thursday 11 February, 2016

'This is a big week for me. I've finally hit the 19 stone mark'
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'This is a big week for me. I've finally hit the 19 stone mark'

Feb 11th 2016, 8:00 PM 176 Views 15 Comments

Last year’s Operation Transformation leader, Alan Mullen, explains why this week was a milestone for him.

Thursday 4 February, 2016

'I know I still have a lot of weight to lose, but I'm mentally determined to do it for myself'
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'I know I still have a lot of weight to lose, but I'm mentally determined to do it for myself'

Feb 4th 2016, 10:00 PM 739 Views 18 Comments

When I applied for Operation Transformation I knew what I was getting myself into, writes Alan Mullen.

Thursday 28 January, 2016

'Looking back at how much weight I've lost, it makes me realise that you really can achieve your goals'
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'Looking back at how much weight I've lost, it makes me realise that you really can achieve your goals'

Jan 28th 2016, 8:35 PM 227 Views 38 Comments

Alan Mullen was a leader last year, but he hasn’t given up. In week three he tells us how he is staying on track.

Wednesday 20 January, 2016

'After training and a strict diet this week, I am three pounds off the two stone mark'
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'After training and a strict diet this week, I am three pounds off the two stone mark'

Jan 20th 2016, 8:00 PM 116 Views 22 Comments

Alan Mullen was a leader last year, but he hasn’t given up. He’ll be keeping us up to date on how he’s getting on over the coming weeks.

Wednesday 13 January, 2016

'I weighed a colossal 27 stone aged 21. I was one of the fattest people ever on RTE's Operation Transformation'
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'I weighed a colossal 27 stone aged 21. I was one of the fattest people ever on RTE's Operation Transformation'

Jan 13th 2016, 8:14 PM 2,680 Views 36 Comments

Alan Mullen was a leader last year, but he hasn’t given up. He’ll be keeping us up to date on how he’s getting on over the coming weeks.