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This teen lost nearly 200 pounds to join the Marine Corps

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Gabriel Ramirez’s high school classmates viewed him as “Meatball.” But not Staff Sgt. Anna Rodrigues. She saw a future Marine. Now, Ramirez is about to head off to Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego to start recruit training. However, it took a lot of effort for Ramirez to get to this point — including losing […]