TOPS Success Stories

Kathy R.

“I learned that choices do matter and that I need to be mindful of what fuel is going into my body.”

— Kathy R.

Kathy R. - Lost 115 lb. with TOPS

Height: 5' 7"    Achievement: 115 lb. lost with TOPS    Chapter: TOPS MI 1049 Utica

My journey started with a phone call saying that my 59-year-old brother had suffered a heart attack. That news hit me hard. I was fearful that what happened to my brother could easily happen to me—I was then a 58-year-old diabetic with high blood pressure who was nearing 300 pounds. I was determined to get healthy. My daughter suggested I join a TOPS chapter, and it has been one of the best decisions for my weight-loss journey and for my life. I kept my eyes on the prize. I learned that choices do matter and that I need to be mindful of what fuel is going into my body. I have the best support group, with people who genuinely care and want to see me succeed. We all need hope in our journey … my TOPS family creates hope.

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TOPS can't do the work for you. You only get out of TOPS what you put into it. We can't guarantee weight loss just by attending meetings, but we can offer support through each stage of your weight-loss journey. Your results may vary.