A 240 lb Win for Former Linebacker
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A 240 lb Win for Former Linebacker

Jamal’s life was at risk. Severely diabetic, and unable to lose weight through traditional methods, this former college linebacker had to make a life-changing decision. In two years, Jamal lost 240 pounds and regained an active lifestyle though successful bariatric surgery with Roper St. Francis’s Dr. Kenneth Mitchell. Hear his story: Continue reading

Isis’s Weight Loss Story
Life Changing Moments / Weight Loss Stories

Isis’s Weight Loss Story

Roper St. Francis Healthcare celebrates Isis, a bariatric surgery patient. Over the years, Isis tried to lose weight by following a variety of diet plans. However, she wasn’t able to lose weight and keep it off long-term by following these plans. Isis decided to have bariatric surgery so she could lose weight permanently and live a long … Continue reading