Before and after photographs of Brittany Ward, a graduate student in occupational therapy at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. Ward won the $10,000 grand prize in the 2013 H-E-B Slim Down Showdown. Photos courtesy of H-E-B.

Contestants Gear Up for H-E-B Slim Down Showdown

This week 35 Texans will be busy pumping physical and mental iron in San Antonio at Fit Camp, an intense week of workouts with personal trainers and meetings/cooking sessions with nutritionists designed to prepare them for the fifth annual H-E-B Slim Down Showdown.