Gideon Yeakley came to My 600 Lb Life in desperate straits. And, following his successful bypass surgery, Gideon actually sunk into a worse depression, stemming from the fact that his diet left him too lethargic to do much. Now, though, he’s lost almost half his body weight–and is celebrating a new addition to the Yeakley family! Read on for the details!
Ashley Dunn Bratcher’s episode of My 600 Lb Life was arduous, even by the show’s standards. Ashley suffered a perforated ulcer, had to spend 50 days in the hospital, and got in a car wreck–all while struggling to transform her diet and home life. Fortunately for fans of the show, Ashley’s life since her episode aired seems to have settled into a very healthy routine indeed–read on to find out how she’s doing!
Diana Bunch’s episode of My 600 Lb Life was one of the most physically harrowing in the show’s history. Fortunately for her and for viewers, Diana’s life since her gastric sleeve surgery has been one long strong of successes. Keep reading to find out how Diana is doing now–and to see how good she looks!
It seems there’s still no love lost between the Assanti brothers of My 600 Lb Life fame. The last time we had a Steven Assanti update, the controversial participant was feeling good, looking like he’d lost a considerable amount of weight, and surprising at least some of his former detractors with a more upbeat outlook […]
The My 600 Lb Life Charity Pierce episode featured what was at the time the heaviest female participant in the show’s history–and one of its most despondent. “It doesn’t even feel like me,” said Charity of a compulsive need to eat that drove her weight to nearly 800 pounds. “It feels like something’s taking over […]
The last time viewers got a My 600 Lb Life Zsalynn Whitworth update, the 45-year-old mother was doing unbelievably with her weight loss, but struggling with the emotional side of things. Though Zsalynn’s first episode aired in 2014, she also participated in a “Where Are They Now?” special last spring. In it, she revealed that […]
As you can tell from just the photo above, Brittani Fulfer has come a very, very long way from her first appearance on My 600 Lb Life. Her episode, which depicted an absolutely miserable person even by the show’s standards, was notable for Brittani’s painfully vivid descriptions of herself: both in body and in self-esteem. […]
Despite the popular belief that there’ve been several My 600 Lb Life deaths, over its five full seasons only one of the show’s cast members has died. That man is Texan Henry Foots, whose mild-mannered determination and sweet disposition made him the show’s first fan favorite when his episode aired all the way back in […]