Tag Archives: Missy Raiger

Gastric bypass surgery process begins

Missy Raiger doubted that she would be accepted into Hershey’s weight-loss surgery program.

Posted in Heart disease, Nutrition, Obesity, Things to do, Wellness | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The big decision to have gastric bypass surgery

I sat and read through the packet and made my decision, I was going to apply!

Posted in Fitness, Nutrition, Obesity, Q&As, Weight loss, Wellness | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Thousands spent on fad diets, weight-loss and fitness programs that failed

Missy Raiger had tried at least 12 diets and weight loss programs before she found something that worked. She estimates that she spent thousands of dollars on gimmicky programs that weren’t effective.

Posted in Fitness, Heart disease, Obesity, Weight loss, Wellness, Workouts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Missy Raiger’s journey to a healthier self

Missy Raiger struggled with her weight since she was 10 years old. Her family has a strong history of heart disease.

Posted in Heart disease, Home, Nutrition, Obesity, Q&As, Weight loss, Wellness | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

5 questions with No Sweat contributor Missy Raiger

Missy Raiger had gastric bypass surgery about five years ago and has since lost 125 pounds.

Posted in Q&As | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment