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 32-year-old woman who cares for her 2 young children and sick husband on top of working full time.
Chris tries to help a 26-year-old husband and father, who turned to food at an early age to cope with a difficult childhood.
A young woman works to lose weight and in the process must face the secret that lead to her becoming obese.
Chris helps a 25-year-old former football player who must lose 150 pounds in his first three months in order to stay on track.
A 23-year-old man tries to fulfill a promise he made to his late mother to lose weight and lead a healthier life.
An ambitious 21-year-old woman who weighs nearly 400 pounds embarks on a one-year challenge in hope of losing weight.