Darlene Cates was an American actress. She was best known for her role in the 1993 film What's Eating Gilbert Grape, in which she played the title character's housebound mother. ... Hedges offered her the role of a morbidly obese mother in the 1993 film What's Eating Gilbert Grape, which she accepted. Television roles ...
This study aimed to determine how morbidly obese patients and their .... and role modeling theory to provide care for a homebound morbidly obese client.
Ostomy Wound Manage. 1998 Apr;44(4):32-4, 36, 38 passim. Needs of the homebound morbidly obese patient: a descriptive survey of home health nurses.
Yanno, feeding the morbidly obese may seem to be a logistical ... members supposed to do with a homebound morbidly obese family member?
Nov 5, 2012 ... I was unable to move': Morbidly obese mother loses 300lbs after being homebound for two years. By Daily Mail Reporter. Published: 11:16 EDT ...
Dec 16, 2014 ... TLC's My 600-lb Life is back with its third season next month, and its first subject is so morbidly obese, she is unable to stand or walk for more ...
Jan 6, 2014 ... A morbidly obese man dubbed 'The Human Doughnut' has lost 29 stone with .... At his heaviest, Mr Gillett was almost housebound and he was ...
Individuals who are morbidly obese (BMI greater than 40) present even greater challenges for healthcare professionals and caregivers. While on the surface it ...
Nov 13, 2012 ... When you cross over from merely obese to morbidly obese, it's hard to ... and the more housebound and disgusting to begin with, the better.