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The couple met 11 years ago in a clinic of loss of weight and could not have sex at all during their relationship because of their weight. But the couple became even stronger during their trip.
"Our relationship has definitely improved.We can do more for ourselves and not have to rely so much on others," said Lee Newsweek adding that they are planning to get married eventually. "We will be together until death separates us!"
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Lee received from The help of bariatric surgeon Younan Nowzaradan, MD, who pushed him to continue to progress.On a time of the show, Lee had only lost nine pounds and told the doctor that he held back water and that he was nervous about being malnourished. "Do you look to be malnourished?" replied Nowzaradan. "You eat too much, and everything you eat too much is vomiting you. This means that surgery works to hold you back when you make bad choices, and that is the only reason you have not gained 100 pounds in the last two months. "(Start Your New Healthy Routine with Women's Health & # 39; s Total Transformation of the Body for 12 Weeks !)
The Doctor also told Lee that he was told had given a tool to change his life. "Now that you have undergone the operation, the physical will to eat has disappeared. So, you have to deal with what drives you to eat, "he said. "It's the hard part and you do not want to do it.And you run away from it and you destroy yourself."
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Lee Says Newsweek that things are better now. He is even able to walk and drive, which he was not able to do in the past. He also went on Facebook and thanked people for their support. "Me and Rena are better people now," he said.