Dating While Formerly Obese. Certainly, the stigma of obesity is indeed strong it can stay even with the weight is lost.

Dating While Formerly Obese. Certainly, the stigma of obesity is indeed strong it can stay even with the weight is lost.

For a lot of, the stigma stays even with the extra weight is lost, complicating their self-esteem and their love life.

Carlos Romero’s apartment is marked with remnants from his former life: a huge tv from their times playing realm of Warcraft and a set of jeans the width of an simple seat. The remnants of the time—when he weighed 437 pounds—mark his human anatomy too: free, hanging skin and stretch-marks.

“I weight lift and work down and work hard, but there’s damage that is lasting” stated Romero.