Do you ever find that after a meal or a snack your stomach feels huge, swollen and/or taut? This unpleasant feeling is commonly called bloat. Bloating can be caused by a number of factors but it is often related to diet. Some people are more apt to bloat than others, but all in all, you can usually avoid […]
Ashley lost 123 pounds with surgery
Weight Loss Transformation of the Day: Ashley lost 123 pounds with weight loss surgery. At 341 pounds, she decided that it was time to change her life and opted for gastric sleeve surgery. Here is what she shared with us about her journey. Hello, I wanted to share my weight loss journey. My name is […]
Christi lost 35 pounds in 2 months
Update Jan 2016: Christi sent in an update to let us know that she’s still going strong and has lost 44 more pounds for a total of 79 pounds gone, down from 237 pounds. Hello! I was featured back in 2014 after losing a significant amount of weight in just a 2 month time span. I wanted […]
What are the Dangers of Gastric Weight Loss Surgery?
Weight loss surgery is not for everyone. We celebrate the stories of black women who have used weight loss surgery as a tool on this site because we believe that it is a viable option for many people and that they are under a doctors care. We also assume that they were aware of all […]
Belly Fat Inspiration from DivaSlimsDown
Here is some great inspiration for those who are trying to lose belly fat from our girl DivaSlimsDown of YouTube. If you’re not familiar with Ruth and her videos, please check them out. She’s amazing and very transparent about her weight loss journey. Enjoy!