Latest Lizzie Velasquez Stories

2014-05-05 23:11:57

Internet Sensation Reunites with TEDxAustinWomen Team to Bring Inspirational Story to Film Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) May 05, 2014 From the producers of the hugely successful December 2013 TEDxAustinWomen comes the official documentary film based on 25-year-old Lizzie Velasquez, the sensational breakout speaker whose “How do You Define Yourself?” talk has received more than 9 million views to date. Currently titled “The Lizzie Project” (http://www.TheLizzieProject.com), the film...

2010-09-08 08:00:00

AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Lizzie Beautiful: The Lizzie Velasquez Story, the new book by medical mystery Lizzie Velasquez, is now available on Amazon.com. Worldwide sensation Lizzie Velasquez, who cannot gain weight due to a very rare and undiagnosed medical condition, has released the story of her life to inspire others and send society a strong message about internal beauty. Lizzie, a 21-year-old college student, has to eat every 20 minutes and consumes up to 6,000...

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