At her highest weight of over 700 pounds, with diabetes, an enlarged heart and an addiction to food,
Ruby Gettinger determined that she would begin her own journey to health through exercise and healthy eating.
Ruby began videotaping her journey simply as a personal record of her progress and as self motivation.
She never dreamed this would lead to a reality TV show watched by millions worldwide.
The Style Network's Ruby has motivated countless fans to begin their own journeys, overcoming obesity and other issues. To date, Ruby has lost over 400 pounds.
Ruby has appeared on countless television programs worldwide, including Oprah (three times), The Rachael Ray
Show, Regis & Kelly, Bonnie Hunt, The Today show, Dr. Phil, Dr. Oz, Paula White, and so many others.
Her story has been featured in many publications, including People, In Touch, OK!, Entertainment Weekly,
TV Guide and Life and Style Magazine.