Many of us tend to have struggles with our weight. When we do not like what we see when we look in the mirror, this leads to a great deal of stress and unhappiness. While many of us have relatively minor struggles with our weight, there are others who find it difficult to control their eating. There are also those who struggle to keep their weight down for legitimate medical reasons.
Amber’s battle of the bulge had become essentially insurmountable. She had reached a weight of 660 pounds and she was only 24 years old. Amber is an emotional eater by nature and she was enabled by her parents and boyfriend. She would consume large meals several times each day and she has since admitted that she was eating as a means of comforting her own anxieties.
Gaining this amount of weight this rapidly took a major toll on the young woman’s body. Her legs became severely swollen, making it difficult for her to walk for extended distances. She decided to drop out of college. From there, it did not take long for Amber to become a bit of a recluse. The isolation only served to make her anxiety even worse.
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