Ronnie Kicks 110 Pounds in 7 Months

Everyone has their own light bulb moment to lose weight and get healthy. For me, it was like comedian Kevin James said, I was tired of my belly jiggling when I brushed my teeth, but for Ronnie it was after a night of heavy drinking and the painful aftermath that followed:

The doctors put 3 stents into one artery and performed balloon on another and sent me home with a packet full of prescriptions on July 10th. I was very depressed because I wanted to live again but was faced with the realization of what I had done to myself. I had to look at what was in front of me.

For the first time in my life I saw that it wasn't life that was killing my body, my God it was me. Me and all the poor choices I had been making. I wanted to change, but how? I knew it all centered around what went in my mouth. That was what was killing me and had gotten me to the fix I was in. That night (3:00 am) I woke up with chest pains again…continue reading.


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Steve - March 31, 2009 9:01 AM

Just yesterday, the news promised a piece about yet another miracle pill to prevent heart attack and stroke. Talk about missing the boat!

I do think eventually results such as Ronnies, using lifestyle won't be ignored, that the doctors who do will be seen as shills for big pharma.

Perhaps we need a reality show on TV, one half under the care of big pharma, the other half under the care of DrF, and let the results speak for themselves. Trouble is, no company would sponsor it.


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