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Richard Kellner of Woodbury turned to a nutritionist
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Richard Kellner of Woodbury turned to a nutritionist and registered dietician to lose weight so he could donate a kidney to his wife, Joanne. He succeeded in going from 215 to 170 pounds in six months. He donated the needed kidney in February 2014. Both are now doing well.
To read more about Kellner's story, click here.(Credit: Handout; Newsday / Chris Ware)

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Dropping LBs: LIers share weight-loss success stories

Photos from Dropping LBs, our health feature highlighting weight-loss success stories. Do you have a weight-loss story? Send it to marjorie.robins@newsday.com