Diet Success: How Did These People Lose Hundreds of Pounds?

Five people lost nearly 700 pounds through diet, exercise, changes in outlook.

January 7, 2010, 1:57 PM

Jan. 8, 2010— -- They had compelling, deeply-personal reasons for embarking on a life-changing mission to lose weight and regain their quality of life.

Kim Eidson, Eric Freemyer, Wendi Tillem, Marty Moorehead and Ken Schooltz worked hard -- exercising, dieting, eating well and resisting temptation. And they've lost a total of 696 pounds

Here are their stories:

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