It requires a great deal of willpower and focus to commit to changing your life for the better, but Maria Gordon is proof that it can be done. After battling weight issues and diabetes, Ms. Gordon came to terms with her situation and realized that some things needed change. This prompted her to embark on a journey that has completely shifted the direction of her life and health. With features in Prevention Magazine and Black Enterprise under her belt and an upcoming appearance on the Dr. Oz Show this summer, Maria Gordon took a moment to share her impressive journey with AFIYA Magazine.
Rashida: Thank you for taking the time to speak with AFIYA Magazine and share your weight loss journey with us!
Maria: You’re welcome and thank you, as well.
R: Your weight loss journey has caught the attention of many, as it should. Would you mind sharing what motivated you to move forward with these changes?
M: I knew I needed to make a decision if I was going to have a good quality of life and be around for a long time.