DON and LAURIE BARTRON: Starting weight (Don): 261 lbs.; (Laurie): 179 lbs.
Inspiration: “Both of us wanted to gain control of our weight and maintain a healthy lifestyle,” says Laurie. “It seemed during the winter, I would gain two or three pounds and couldn’t get it off.”
DON and LAURIE BARTRON: Result (Don): 179 lbs. (lost 82); (Laurie): 154 lbs. (lost 25) On their success: “We both have more energy, feel better about ourselves and enjoy better health,” Laurie says. “It’s helpful having both of us following the program and being health conscious.