San Antonio Express-News
"A Life Apart: The Toll of Obesity"
By June 10, 2014, Hector Garcia Jr.'s weight was again nearing 500 pounds. After four knee surgeries, he needed to use a walker for support again and felt his knees were unstable. The Garcias often had trouble finding motorized scooters at stores but found two for Garcia and his mother, Elena, on their grocery shopping trip.