"My journey here began in the 'Given Up' mode. No longer was I "me", I was just going through the movements. There was a time that energy, positivity and feeling good was a part of my life, but it had passed and I wanted that time back.
"When I came in for a screening, I wasn't able to carry my 3 year old son up the stairs without feeling like I was going to die. My cholesterol was high, and my idea of exercise was going back and forth to the fridge.