Where does one start with Chris Owens? Once 302 pounds, he put a renewed focus on his health, traveled across the country to take care of his ailing grandparents, got engaged, and now is working to get in the Army.
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My Two Scents
Our sense of smell is related to memory, emotions, and mental health. Do you ever wonder why you catch a whiff of a certain smell and suddenly have memories come flooding back into your mind, or why a specific scent always makes you feel good and ready conquer the day? Our sense of smell is a prehistoric sense that plays a critical role in our daily lives. It has been used for centuries to aid in survival and health, helping us identify potential hazards or dangers such as spoiled food, waste, toxins, or chemicals. However, in the same way that
I’ve known Anna Bourland for over 1/4 of her life, and yet, it wasn’t until this episode that I learned that she had endured extreme abuse as a young child. With an incredible sense of resilience and an amazing attitude, Anna has truly embodied what it means to overcome extreme adversity.
Frank Palmieri’s life spiraled out of control when he became addicted to painkillers. Eventually, he found his way through Bikram Yoga.