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VIDEO: Ruby Faces Rosie

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Ruby Faces Rosie
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Length: 41:14
Aired: 5/8/2011

Jeff joins Ruby as she visits New York City to appear on Rosie O'Donnell's radio show. The two are excited to explore the Big Apple, but Ruby quickly struggles with her weight getting around the city, from difficulties hailing a cab to pressing up against other riders on the subway. Eventually, Rosie and Ruby meet up and have a great time on her show, talking openly about their weight issues and even Ruby's love life. Later on, Ruby visits Rosie at her home where they have a very candid discussion about molestation, forcing Ruby to take painfully closer look at her traumatic childhood issues. watch

VIDEO: Ghosts of Childhood

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Ghosts of Childhood
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Length: 41:48
Aired: 5/1/2011

Ruby doesn't plan to take her friends' comments at the summit lightly. She wants to get back on track with her weight loss, and starts the process by entering a charity baseball tournament with Denny, Georgia and Jeff. But baseball only seems to bring back memories of her father, so she decides to visit his grave for the very first time. Plus, she comes to realize she may have few precious moments left with her mom--and she doesn't want to waste them, so she sits with her to have a heart-to-heart about her past. Then, Ruby calls Reverend Paula White in hopes of finally conquering her missing childhood memories. watch

VIDEO: 50 Pounds and Gaining

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50 Pounds and Gaining
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Length: 42:10
Aired: 4/24/2011

Ruby returns to her home in Savannah and must face the consequences of her month-long vacation in Los Angeles and subsequent weight gain. She finally gets her wake-up call when she sees she has gained 50 pounds, with her weight now topping 359. Ruby decides to organize a summit with her friends, trainers, doctors and therapists to help her recommit to a plan and get her back on track. But will she be able to withstand their brutal honesty about her addiction to food? Plus, Ruby reflects on her relationship with Denny and her own "little girl" inside her when she baby-sits a friend's daughter. watch

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Credits

Year Title Description
2013 20/20: Half Their Size
Season 36, Episode 18
Episode, Remarks by
2009 Today: Episode Episode, Guest
2009 The Wendy Williams Show: Episode Episode, Guest
2009 Extra: Episode Episode, Remarks by
2008 Ruby TV Show Series, Reality Cast Member

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Dr. Oz Continues to Make Gains With 700-Pound Woman

He's not just trying to save a life, he's also trying to save a marriage. On today's episode of The Dr. Oz Show, Dr. Mehmet Oz brings back severely obese viewer favorite Colleen Williams and her husband, Derrick, for their third appearance on the syndicated show. The 31-year-old Phoenix woman, who recently tipped the scales at 700 pounds, is working... read more

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