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170 pounds lighter: Ben Lomond woman shares her story

170 pounds lighter: Ben Lomond woman shares her story

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Sara Keenan. (Image from the Santa Cruz Sentinel)
Sara Keenan. (Image from the Santa Cruz Sentinel)

Two years ago Sara Keenan was overweight and dependent on pain-killers that were shutting down her lungs and putting her at risk of dying. Today she is off pain-killers and 170 pounds lighter, with ambitions to become a personal coach to give hope to others who are overweight.

I was fortunate that Sara was willing to share all this health information and she persuaded all of her medical providers to do the same. Here is how she did it.

http://www.santacruzsentinel.com/santacruz/ci_25610212/170-pounds-lighter-ben-lomond-woman-shares-her

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