"When your wife tells you it's gone too far, that's a big wake-up call,” he said. “That, and realizing you're gonna lose everything you have. Not monetarily, not career-wise, but family-wise. It got to the point where my kids were getting older, and it was way past the point that they noticed it. And I noticed that they noticed.”
These days, McGraw's staying fit with the help of his road-warrior workouts. Read all about them in the new issue of Men's Health, on newsstands June 24.