Fiona Bruce, 58, admits she was embarrassed into exercising by her GP

‘I was MORTIFIED!’ Fiona Bruce, 58, admits she was embarrassed into exercising by her GP after she was ‘appalledat her lack of activity

Fiona Bruce has admitted she was embarrassed into exercising by her GP who left her feeling ‘mortifiedat her lack of movement.

Il lettore di notizie, 58, made the confession in line with her gorgeous cover shoot for donna&casa, which sees her look graceful in a series of colourful outfits.

She explained how the doctor was ‘so appalledthat she did ‘literally nophysical activity, before making the overhaul with the birth of her first son Sam, 21.

Confessione: Fiona Bruce has admitted she was embarrassed into exercising by her GP who left her feeling 'mortified' at her lack of movement

Confessione: Fiona Bruce has admitted she was embarrassed into exercising by her GP who left her feeling ‘mortifiedat her lack of movement

The broadcast journalist said: ‘I never did any exercise until I went to see a GP before or just after I had Sam.

‘When asked if I did any exercise, ho detto, “Nessuna,” and the doctor replied, “Literally none?” ho detto, “No.”

‘I was mortified because she was so appalled, so I decided to do something.

'Per me, exercise isn’t about living longer but it gives me energy and I don’t know what I’d be like without it.

She explained how the doctor was 'so appalled' that she did 'literally no' physical activity, before making the overhaul with the birth of her first son Sam, 21 (raffigurato in 2011)

She explained how the doctor was ‘so appalledthat she did ‘literally nophysical activity, before making the overhaul with the birth of her first son Sam, 21 (raffigurato in 2011)

‘I definitely get mental benefits. If I’m feeling stressed at work or stressing that I’ve got a lot on, I find it really helpful.

Fiona shares Sam, as as well as daughter Mia, 20, with her media mogul husband Nigel Sharrocks, 65, whom she has been married to since 1994.

Fiona previously admitted she probably did not spend enough time with her two children when they were growing up because of her high profile TV careerand said she’s grateful that they had the same nanny for 20 anni.

Stai bene: Il lettore di notizie, 58, made the confession in line with her gorgeous cover shoot for woman&casa, which sees her look graceful in a series of colourful outfits

Stai bene: Il lettore di notizie, 58, made the confession in line with her gorgeous cover shoot for woman&casa, which sees her look graceful in a series of colourful outfits

Candido: The broadcast journalist said: 'I never did any exercise until I went to see a GP before or just after I had Sam'

Candido: The broadcast journalist said: ‘I never did any exercise until I went to see a GP before or just after I had Sam

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The TV personality said having the same live-in nanny for two decades helped her balance her professional and domestic lives.

Appearing on the cover of October’s edition of Good Housekeeping, she was asked how she balances work and motherhood, ammettendo: ‘It was definitely helped by having the same nanny living with us for 20 anni.

‘She left when Mia finished her GCSEs, but she’s a firm family friend.’ Lei ha aggiunto: ‘Did I spend enough time with my children?

‘I think scratch the surface of any working woman and she will always think, “Probably not.I don’t think there’s such a thing as quality time with your children. I think it’s quantity.

‘But there’s never been any question that they take precedence over everything in my life, and always have done.

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Famiglia: Fiona shares Sam, as as well as daughter Mia, 20, with her media mogul husband Nigel Sharrocks, 65, whom she has been married to since 1994 (raffigurato in 2010)

Famiglia: Fiona shares Sam, as as well as daughter Mia, 20, with her media mogul husband Nigel Sharrocks, 65, whom she has been married to since 1994 (raffigurato in 2010)