This TLC Star Dropped 420 Pounds And Looks Incredible

Obesity impacts millions of Americans, and the same was true for 23-year-old Amber Rachdi. Weighing in at more than 650 pounds, the young woman was barely able to stand up, let alone lead a normal life. When doctors warned her that she might not survive another decade like this, she decided to make a change. After dropping more than 400 pounds, Amber became an inspiration to anyone facing a challenge that seems impossible to overcome. Read on to see Amber’s incredible transformation.

She Decided To Face Her Weight Problem

Amber is interviewed while sitting on the couch in her home.
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All humans have issues that they face, and for Amber Rachdi one of her most predominant struggles was her weight. She had spent most of her life being overweight and was ready to do something about it.

She made the brave choice to go onto the show My 600-lb Life to take an honest look at her circumstances and what needed to change. Though the journey ahead would be long, it was a decision she would ultimately be grateful she made.