On top of this emotional eating, she entered the menopause and as a result gained more than a stone.
She told the panel: “I’ve been having really hot sweats and then freezing cold.
“My body temperature is fluctuating all over the place. It affects your mood swings, I’ve been putting on more weight.”
Penny captioned the weight loss pictures Chris was referring to: “During the lockdown I found myself entering my menopause and the side effects were exaggerated by the anxiety and fear for the virus and the unknown.
“I turned to food and drink as comfort and gained over a stone.”