After his son died, Michael Schaaf became depressed and his weight ballooned to 272 pounds. Working with the multidisciplinary medical weight loss team at the Loyola Medicine Palos Health South Campus, Michael changed his diet and began working out five to seven days a week. He has lost 65 pounds and has been able to go off his cholesterol and blood pressure medications. “I appreciate everything Loyola did for me," Mr. Schaaf said. "They changed my life.” For more information or to make an appointment, please visit https://www.loyolamedicine.org/weight-loss-bariatrics or call 888-584-7888.