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A love story of a woman who fell in love and married a morbidly obese man and her arduous journey of dealing with the disease up close and personal. Dana enlightens the world of the lack of support for those who have loved ones who suffer with obesity/morbid obesity.

Dana M. Rosser is a homemaker, mother and wife, married to Dr. James Rosser Jr., a world-renowned laparoscopic surgeon. Dana is dedicated to educating people on how to support a loved ones challenge with obesity. Her focus is to lead the mass of supporters out of seclusion, address their emotions, and help them navigate through the delicate issues of caring for a loved who is “nutritional challenged.” Through her efforts, she hopes to aid in strengthening communication of the family unit as they learn to conquer this obstacle as a unified front. Dana’s new book “Thru Thick and Thin, Facing Obesity Thru the Eyes of a Loved One” was released Oct. 2015. Dana has also written articles, is co-author of “Unbreakable Spirit Rising above the Impossible” and has lectured for the National Medical Association (Regional & National), Harvard Patients Safety and Obesity surgery conference, and the American Academy of Family Practitioners conference with regard to this very delicate subject.


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Dana Rosser

Dana Rosser

Dana M. Rosser is the founder of FacingObesity.com and is dedicated to educating people on how to support a loved ones challenge with obesity. Dana takes the unique vantage point of offering comfort and understanding from the often over looked spousal/family members perspective. Her focus is to lead the mass of supporters out of seclusion, address their emotions, and help them navigate through the delicate issues of caring for a loved who is “nutritional challenged.” Through her efforts, she hopes to aid in strengthening communication of the family unit as they learn to conquer this obstacle as a unified front. Dana is a homemaker, mother and wife, married to Dr. James “Butch” Rosser Jr., a world-renowned laparoscopic surgeon.