James' Journey in Photos

Weighing 791-lbs, James is bedridden, unable to stand, and can barely move his legs. He may only have a few months to live, so his family takes a high-risk journey to Houston, TX with the hope that bypass surgery can save his life.

March 20, 2017
By: Korenne Smith

Photo By: DCL

Photo By: DCL

Photo By: DCL

Photo By: DCL

Photo By: DCL

Photo By: DCL

Photo By: DCL

Weighing 791-lbs, James is bedridden, unable to stand, and can barely move his legs. He and his daughter, Bailey, live in Paducah, Kentucky.

A doctor evaluates James before he makes his trip to Houston.

James is in an ambulance ready to be transported to Houston.

James is rolled out to an ambulance by a group of paramedics.

Dr. Now visits with James in the hospital. James's girlfriend, Lisa, and daughter, Bailey, sit on a couch.

James is unloaded from the ambulance into his new apartment.

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