Mind over matter – On a 2006 Hawaiian vacation with her husband Brian, Julie Evans dreaded wearing a bathing suit. It was then that she realized her weight was holding her back.
Mind over matter – Evans began gastric bypass surgery hypnosis in late 2007, and began eating less the next day. By 2008, the weight was steadily coming off.
Mind over matter – By 2009, two years after beginning the program, Evans had lost almost half of her body weight, weighing in at 150 pounds.
Mind over matter – Once afraid to step into a gym, Evans now loves to exercise.
Mind over matter – Brian Evans says his wife's lifestyle change has had a big impact on the whole family, encouraging them to lead a more active and healthy life.
Mind over matter – More than five years after she tried hypnosis gastric bypass surgery, Evans is happy and healthy. She's maintained her size 6 body for over three years.