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4 Years Ago This Marine Guy Looked Like This And Now... Shocking Transformation

Growing up is not easy for many, especially for transgender kids who are always being pressured by the society and the family to hide their reality. They're forced to live a life that doesn't belong to them.

But, there are some people like the 33-year-old Sona Avedian, who took the stand for her right and freedom, and fought for it. She is now motivating others to live the same dream.  

4 Years Ago This Marine Guy Looked Like This And Now... Shocking Transformation

4 Years Ago This Marine Guy Looked Like This And Now... Shocking Transformation

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Sona was reported a boy at birth

Sona was reported a boy at birth

She knew that she was a girl at the age of 4. One day Sona's mom caught her wearing women's clothes. Sona was then told to hide her identity as it didn't fit the family's conservative values.

And that force led Sona to join Marines

And that force led Sona to join Marines

The young Avedian served six combat tours in Iraq and Afghanistan.

She was withholding this huge secret

She was withholding this huge secret

..from her wife and a young daughter.

She tried to overcome from her weakness by growing beard and putting on the body weight

She tried to overcome from her weakness by growing beard and putting on the body weight

Avedian said, "I became 238 lbs. of sadness. I was exhausted and I could no longer hide it."

In 2012, she finally broke out her silence

In 2012, she finally broke out her silence

Sona came out as a transgender. She started taking hormone therapy.

Not only this, Sona also stopped eating junk food

Not only this, Sona also stopped eating junk food

She started cycling and performing yoga; by sticking to a diet and exercise for long, she lost 98 pounds.

Now Avedian says, she is much happier than she was in her previous life

Now Avedian says, she is much happier than she was in her previous life

She said,"Since I came out I have tried to live a normal life - it's like anyone, there are good and bad times."

Sona has a beautiful daughter..

Sona has a beautiful daughter..

..and she says her girl understand her more than anyone

With her story she is motivating others and asking them to love who they're

With her story she is motivating others and asking them to love who they're

Don't forget to share her incredible story and her message of hope.

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