If someone had asked Kelly Pless to describe herself three years ago, the word "fit" would have never crossed her mind.
For most of her adult life, the 31-year-old graduate student from Sunny Isles Beach, Florida, has struggled with her weight. She started gaining as a teenager and by the time she graduated from high school, she was carrying 215 pounds on her 5' 2" frame.
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