Rosie O'Donnell Loses 40 Lbs. After Surgery: See Her Dramatic Transformation
Rosie O'Donnell addressed the American Heart Association's Go Red Luncheon in Detroit, Michigan last week, where she revealed that she had vertical gastric sleeve surgery in July 2013.
After suffering from a life-threatening heart attack in 2012, the comedian and actress says she underwent surgery to save her life. Since the procedure, which removes 80 percent of the stomach, Rosie has lost 40 lbs. and is now 190 lbs.
In this photo from 2011, Rosie is posing for a photo at the Bowery Residents Committee's Inaugural Benefit Gala honoring Sheila Nevins. Now, Rosie looks much slimmer and in better shape. Click to the next slide to see her transformation and to learn more about her weight loss.