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Morbid Obesity

Jacqui's Long Road To A Healthier Lifestyle

Posted 06.11.2012 | TV

On Sunday night's episode of "Extreme Makeover: Weight Loss Edition" (Sun., 9 p.m. ET on ABC) viewers met Jacqui. The 30-year-old office worker wei...

'Obese and Expecting': Doctors Perform C-Section On Morbidly Obese Woman

Posted 05.18.2012 | TV

On the hour-long TLC special, "Obese and Expecting" (Thu., 9 p.m. ET on TLC) Thursday night, viewers saw close-up how difficult giving birth can be fo...

'My Mom Is Obsessed': Kiana Worries Her Obese Mom Will Die

Posted 04.27.2012 | TV

On "My Mom Is Obsessed" (Thu., 10 p.m. ET on Discovery Fit & Health) viewers met 12 year-old Kiana and her obese mother Rosa. Kiana was distraught ...

Ann Brenoff

How My Life Changed After Losing 163 Pounds (PHOTOS)

HuffingtonPost.com | Ann Brenoff | Posted 05.23.2012 | Fifty

Steven Levy spent most of his first 44 years obese. As a young boy, he was embarrassed about the breasts he sprouted and would make up excuses to avoi...

David Moye

Former World's Fattest Man Tells UK Govt: 'Remove My Fat Folds!'

HuffingtonPost.com | David Moye | Posted 11.28.2011 | Weird News

Some people have the weight of the world on them. Paul Mason has that and more. Mason, a British citizen who once held the Guinness World Record fo...

Addicted to Food? It's a Complicated Relationship

Kristen Houghton | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Kristen Houghton

Most people have what is called an "alert-number" when it comes to weight. That number varies from individual to individual, but is usually 20 pounds or more above or below where we are comfortable with ourselves. The "alert-number" doesn't work for addicts.

'Too Fat For 15': Morbid Obesity And Teens

Kristen Houghton | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Kristen Houghton

Losing the weight is choosing to live, and these kids -- at a very young age -- have made the choice to live healthily.