Kristy Walker says she used to wake up every day on a diet and go to bed every night a failure. Overweight and miserable, Walker eventually made a decision that completely changed her life. She had bariatric surgery and lost 140 pounds. She doesn't wake up depressed anymore and says the word "failure" is no longer part of her vocabulary.
In her early 20s, Kristy was already exhausted from trying every diet. She knew bariatric surgery was for her. Now, she couldn't feel better.
Diabetes scare pushes Elva to learn more about living well.
Sury Maturi explains how losing weight with HMR benefited his and his family's health.
Arnie and Kim Espinoza of Patterson share a happy marriage and four children. Until a few years ago, the couple shared something else — obesity.
Don shares how the Sutter Weight Management Institute's ongoing support following bariatric surgery helped him go from 500 to 375 pounds.