Source: The Daily Courier
Date: September 30, 2018
Four years ago, Prescott residents and friends Laura Hughes-Stiverson and Tisha Hill were health statistics, but through gastric sleeve surgery and each other’s support, they now lead healthy lives.
It all started on a girls trip to Laughlin, Nevada, in 2013. They were strolling the river walk behind the hotels, but Hill struggled.
“I did it the year before; that year I couldn’t do it,” she said. “I couldn’t breathe; I had to stop, like, every 20 steps.”