Oprah's confession Weight Loss Struggle
She's mad at herself and embarrassed. Oprah opens up to her friend Bob Greene about the real reason behind her 40-pound weight gain.
Facing the truth

Oprah Oprah's Candid Interview
Watch as Oprah reveals what she's really hungry for. How health problems posed a challenge and made her feel defeated.
Why she almost gave up Watch

The January 2009 cover of O, The Oprah Magazine Lessons Learned
In 2005, Oprah thought she had a foolproof formula for permanent weight loss. Then, life intervened. Read the article that started it all.
How did she let this happen?