*Average weight loss on the Optimal Weight 5 & 1 Plan® is 12 pounds. Clients are in weight loss, on average, for 12 weeks.

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Our journey began in April 2009. We were real estate brokers/owners & we watched as the real estate industry gave us everything-homes, cars, travel & unbeknownst to us, our poor health. Our routine was tough-long hours,remembering to eat & at the end of the day coming home, having dinner & falling asleep on the couch. In 2001, Patti was diagnosed with cancer. After chemo & radiation, the following 7 years saw a monthly weight gain of about a half a lb. Half a lb? No problem. After 7 years Patti was about 50 lbs overweight. The real estate industry had taken its toll on Mike too. Weighing in at over 300 lbs & on 6 different meds for high blood pressure, high cholesterol & a host of other aliments. We knew we were fat, but we didn't understand that we were unhealthy. We just thought this was our destiny. We had tried so many other diets and were never able to permanently keep the weight off. Very reluctantly, and not particulary optimistic, we agreed to try it for 30 days. As our friend, Dr Mark, said to us, what do you have to lose...except the weight!. After letting the boxes sit unopened for 2 months, we ran out of excuses and decided to try this on June 2, 2009. The first two weeks we experienced amazing results! No shots, no pills. Easy, convenient, goof proof, and tasty. Our attention was sparked! This was crazy! We went on to remove 60 lbs in 5 months for Patti and 112 lbs in 6 months for Mike! We say remove because we don't ever plan on going back - when you lose something, you may find it, but when you remove it, it is gone forever! Take Shape For Life has totally given us back our lives. Almost 2 years later, we have maintained our health and weight & are so much more alive! We are striving towards optimal health now and helping others along the way. This is truly the most rewarding job we have ever had. Yes, there is an answer to your weight and health issues and it is simple & easy. Please call us today & we will share it with you!

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