Extreme Weight Loss is a unique and riveting, docu-series about weight loss that takes viewers on the unprecedented 365-day journeys of courageous and resilient “super obese” people. At the renowned University of Colorado Anschutz Health and Wellness Center in Aurora, CO, Chris and Heidi, along with CU Anschutz Health and Wellness Center Medical Director and CU School of Medicine Associate Professor Holly Wyatt, MD, will guide participants on their journeys to safely lose up to half their body weight, as well as the emotional baggage that often holds one back.
Chris helps a man whose struggle with weight has left him jobless and put strain on his relationship.
Chris Powell helps 28-year-old Michael shed some of his nearly 500 lbs and gain a chance at love.
Ashley, a cosmetology student from California, tries to lose half of her 323 pounds by her 21st birthday.
A 435-pound woman struggles with the hard work and commitment needed to get healthy; Chris helps the woman find closure with her biological father.
Former athlete Jonathan weighs 543 pounds and hopes that trainer Chris Powell can help him become the family man he so desperately wants to be.
A 45-year-old mom wants a new chance at life, but her journey isso challenging, Chris Powell bring in his secret weapon to help-- his wife, Heidi Powell
At 548 pounds, a newlywed from Portland, Ore., wants to lose 50 percent of his body weight and live a healthier lifestyle.