'Extreme Weight Loss' Helps Suicidal Woman


On Tuesday's all-new episode of Extreme Weight Loss, the popular ABC series follows one woman's struggle with obesity that has left her on the brink of suicide.

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Tipping the scale at 292 pounds, 28-year-old Jami enlists the help of trainer Chris Powell, who believes the young woman's weight-loss journey cannot begin until she faces abandonment issues built up from being adopted at an early age.

Click the video for a preview of the episode, including Jami's emotional reunion with her birth mother.

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Extreme Weight Loss airs Tuesdays at 8/7c on ABC.