Robert's Journey in Photos

Weighing in at 842lbs, Robert struggled to get his health back to where it needed to be. His supportive financee encouraged him throughout his journey to reach for a better life.

February 23, 2018
By: Marina Luciano-Carson

Robert's parents owned a fried chicken restaurant, where he first started to experience issues with food.

He is very close to his mother, who takes care of him alongside his fiancee.

Robert's fiancee, Catherine, is his main caretaker and supports him every step of the way.

Robert pushes himself during physical therapy in the hopes that he can get his body strong enough to qualify for surgery.

Dr. Now reveals the harsh truth about Robert's addiction to painkillers and encourages to put his health first.

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