Posted 07/02/2014 by Elizabeth in Extreme Makeover and General News
By Ashley Thompson
Melissa from Shadyside, Ohio, has struggled with her weight and binge-eating since her husband committed suicide when suffering Post Traumatic Stress Disorder after serving in Afghanistan. When her one of her two sons was also diagnosed with PTSD Melissa found herself 100 pounds heavier, weighing over 300 pounds. Five years later Melissa decided to turn her life around and contacted Chris and Heidi for help... feeling a kinship to Heidi for also being a working mother. Tonight we see Heidi take the reigns for the first time.
Heidi gives Melissa