American Idol judge and music industry titan Randy Jackson spent years of his life overweight until undergoing gastric bypass surgery in 2003. It was then that he finally made his health a top priority. He lost more that 100 pounds from the surgery, was able to stop taking his medication for type 2 diabetes and developed a healthier lifestyle.
In his book Body with Soul: Slash Sugar, Cut Cholesterol, and Get a Jump on Your Best Health Ever, Randy shares some of the healthy living knowledge he's gained since then. Randy explains four tips he says you can use to help you keep your weight under control and live a longer, healthier life.