James ‘LB’ Bonner appeared on the latest episode of TLC’s My 600 Lb Life weighing in at 642 pounds.
The 6’4″ Lexington, South Carolina native is also an amputee having lost one of this legs during a tragic accident. The loss of his leg in addition to his obesity made getting around additionally difficult for LB as he complained about knee and back pain. The 29-year-old has struggled with his weight all his life having tipped the scales at 150 lbs at the age of 8, and 200 lbs by the age of 12. Read more
Bringing a photo update today on My 600-Lb Life star Karina Garcia! Viewers watched Karina’s weight loss journey which started with the 38-yr-old weighing in at 633-lbs.
Similar to most participants of the show, Karina’s weight loss struggles began during her childhood as she revealed she turned to food due to not getting enough attention and affection from her parents. She weighed over 100 pounds by the age of 10. Even worse, she also suffered from health issues including a severe case of asthma. This led to Karina turning to emotional eating. Read more
Liz Evans is the latest patient to appear on TLC’s My 600-Lb Life.
Liz, a 35-year-old from Freeport, TX, was one of the more severe cases this season as she weighed in at 721 pounds. Even more, Liz was immobile and bed-bound due to her extra weight and lymphedema growths on her legs. She was isolated and battling depression while living with her mom, who was too ill to take care of her. Read more
The latest episode of TLC’s My 600-Lb Life featured Alicia Kirgan who started out the show weighing in at 622 pounds.
The 32-year-old opened up about her addiction to food which began in her childhood. In fact Alicia shared that she was 200 lbs at the age of 10 and weighed over 400 lbs when she was just 18-years-old. Read more
Janine Mueller is sharing a new picture update today to show off her dramatic weight loss!
Janine, 53, appeared on My 600-Lb Life tonight weighing in at 678 lbs. She revealed her weight issues began when she was just a child as she was put on a diet at the age of three and on weight loss pills when she was four.
She revealed her mother, who adopted her at two months old, became obsessed with her weight after being told by the adoption agency that her birth mother had weight issues.
The new season of My 600-lb Life recently featured morbidly obese couple from Missouri Lee Sutton, 42, and Rena Kiser, 39, who weighed 714 and 542 pounds respectively.
The duo met at a bariatric rehab clinic where they fell in love, however they both had to leave since their relationship didn’t comply with the rules of the clinic. Eleven years later, the couple has continued to struggle with their weight so much that Lee became immobile while both have struggled with significant health issues.
Arguably the most controversial participant on TLC’s My 600-lb Life, the infamous Steven Assanti is speaking out about the show the same day TLC premiered the 6th season which featured him and his brother Justin Assanti.
Moments before his new episode hit the airwaves, Steven took to his Facebook page for an impromptu live video chat during which he touched on a number of topics including whether or not the show is real or fake, his addition to opiates, plus his strained relationship with his brother Justin. Read more