K-pop star Yoo Jae Hwan opens up about his shocking weight gain

20 October 2015 / 1 year 1 day ago

Singer-songwriter Yoo Jae Hwan opened up about his weight gain.

On October 18, Yoo Jae Hwan appeared on KBS Radio Cool FM‘s “Park Myung Soo’s Radio Show” as a guest, reports Soompi.

When the DJ, Park Myung Soo, asks him about his weight, Yoo Jae Hwan replies, “I weight 92 kilograms (approximately 203 pounds) right now.

"One year ago, I weighed 78 kilograms (approximately 172 pounds) and two years ago, I weighed 69 kilograms (approximately 152 pounds).”

Yoo Jae Hwan explains, “I shouldn’t blame this on my job, but when my brain doesn’t seem to work while I’m working, I think that I should eat better.”

He says, “I think I gained a lot of my weight because eating is how I deal with stress, too.”

However, he adds, “Recently, my hands and feet became numb because I put on so much weight,” and says, “I’m working hard with the thought that I should lose some weight if only for my health.”

Meanwhile, Yoo Jae Hwan is receiving a lot of love for his work on the music festival special of “Infinite Challenge.”

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