"The surgery I had saved my life! I went from a size 36 dress size to a size 10."
Weight-Loss Surgery Stories
"At 412 pounds I was told by my doctor that if I did not lose the weight, I would die."
"I now have energy to play with my kids after working a 12 hour day."
"Since my surgery I have successfully maintained a 160 pound weight loss and am living an active and fulfilling lifestyle."
Today, 65 percent of adult Americans are overweight according to the National Institutes of Health.