Maria's Journey: Weight Loss Surgery


Maria was the first patient to have weight-loss surgery at Children's National. Hear her talk about her experiences.

Renesha's Story

When Renesha came to Children's at 19-years-old, she weighed 286 pounds. Now, after her treatment through the Obesity Institute, she's a self-proclaimed "health freak," encouraging her family and friends to work out and eat healthy with her.

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