James LB's Journey in Photos

Living life as an amputee over 600lbs. is not easy, and James "LB" is starting to crumble under the pressure. Knowing it's now or never, he is setting out to make a change for himself and his health

February 08, 2018
By: Marina Luciano-Carson

Adopted as a newborn, James’ mom always wanted a boy after having three girls.

Depressed after the death of his beloved aunt, James relies on food to get him through the day.

James was a high school football star, who said he was encouraged to keep the weight on for the sport.

Getting his prosthetic leg on while over 600 lbs is no easy task for James.

Impressed with James’ dedication, Dr. Now is certain that he will reach his goal.

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