Alicia Arden before she started losing weight.
Mrs. Arden after losing 148 pounds.
Mrs. Arden working with Monica Fernandi, her personal trainer, at the WARF.
My knees were in such pain. When I just walked, the pain was so hurtful, and my joints were so swollen. I had to do something. Three doctors were telling me you either have to do something, get the weight off, or you’re just killing your body . . . . I think it was a do or die situation.
— Alicia Arden