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No matter where you are on your weight-loss journey, it's always good to know you're not alone. Here you'll find inspirational, true examples of individuals who have decided to take control of their lives through bariatric surgery. Click the photos below to read about each person's transformation.

I have tried about every diet there was with short term success, but the weight would always creep back on and I would end up weighing more than when I started.  I started to think this was just the way I would be for the rest of my life, overweight and out of control when it comes to food.

To date I have lost ninety five pounds.  My pants size went from a forty six waist down to a thirty four.  I have been able to stop taking my blood pressure medication.  I feel great, in control and my confidence level both personally and professionally is the biggest benefit of the whole process.

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