Living large isn't easy. For 487-pound Ruby Gettinger, everyday life has become a struggle. In the premiere season of this inspirational new Style series, viewers get an intimate and unforgettable look at one woman's life and death battle against obesity. With her life on the line, Ruby is finally ready to take the first step towards a happier and healthier future — and our cameras will be there to capture it all. With no-holds-barred honesty and unwavering optimism, Ruby shares her heartwarming story including her past and present struggle with weight, coming to terms with painful memories from her childhood and dealing with weight discrimination on a daily basis. Now, with help from her friends, family and a team of dedicated doctors, witness the highs and lows as this big and beautiful Southern belle tries to conquer her battle with the bulge once and for all.