My 600-Lb. Life

My 600-Lb. Life

2012 - 2017, Reality, Health, Other, Science
Following the lives of obese Americans as they fight to lose weight over the course of seven years

Episode Guide

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Assanti Brothers (Season 5 Episode 44)
    Season 5 Episode 44:

    Assanti Brothers

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Melissa Morris, Part 2 (Season 5 Episode 43)
    Season 5 Episode 43:

    Melissa Morris, Part 2

    Eleven years later, Melissa has lost 500 pounds and is now facing marital problems, three pregnancies and life as a single mom, and is struggling with a 150 pound weight gain.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Melissa Morris, Part 1 (Season 5 Episode 42)
    Season 5 Episode 42:

    Melissa Morris, Part 1

    Eleven years later, Melissa has lost 500 pounds and is now facing marital problems, three pregnancies and life as a single mom, and is struggling with a 150 pound weight gain.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Melissa Morris (Season 5 Episode 42)
    Season 5 Episode 42:

    Melissa Morris

    Eleven years later, Melissa has lost 500 pounds and is now facing marital problems, three pregnancies and life as a single mom, and is struggling with a 150 pound weight gain.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Bettie Jo & Susan, Part 2 (Season 5 Episode 41)
    Season 5 Episode 41:

    Bettie Jo & Susan, Part 2

    At 400 pounds, Bettie Jo achieves the dream of becoming pregnant, but complications arise; Susan, who lost 400 pounds and maintains a relationship, finds her weight loss stalling.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Bettie Jo & Susan, Part 1 (Season 5 Episode 40)
    Season 5 Episode 40:

    Bettie Jo & Susan, Part 1

    At 400 pounds, Bettie Jo achieves the dream of becoming pregnant, but complications arise; Susan, who lost 400 pounds and maintains a relationship, finds her weight loss stalling.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Laura & Chay, Part 2 (Season 5 Episode 39)
    Season 5 Episode 39:

    Laura & Chay, Part 2

    Surgery enables Laura's independence, but the complications nearly kill her and she fears the next skin surgery; Shay reveals to her family she is transgender, but lives life as an overweight woman.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Laura & Chay (Season 5 Episode 38)
    Season 5 Episode 38:

    Laura & Chay

    Surgery enables Laura's independence, but the complications nearly kill her; Chay reveals to her family she is transgender but lives life as an overweight woman; checking in with individuals who underwent skin removal surgery.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Laura & Chay, Part 1 (Season 5 Episode 38)
    Season 5 Episode 38:

    Laura & Chay, Part 1

    Surgery enables Laura's independence, but the complications nearly kill her and she fears the next skin surgery; Shay reveals to her family she is transgender but lives life as an overweight woman.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Joe W. & Pauline, Part 2 (Season 5 Episode 37)
    Season 5 Episode 37:

    Joe W. & Pauline, Part 2

    Joe was once housebound and alone, but is now engaged and planning a wedding; after losing over 300 pounds, Pauline is on the verge of independence if she can qualify for skin surgery.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Joe W. & Pauline, Part 1 (Season 5 Episode 36)
    Season 5 Episode 36:

    Joe W. & Pauline, Part 1

    Joe was once housebound and alone, but is now engaged and planning a wedding; after losing over 300 pounds, Pauline is on the verge of independence if she can qualify for skin surgery.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Joe W. & Pauline (Season 5 Episode 36)
    Season 5 Episode 36:

    Joe W. & Pauline

    Joe, once housebound and alone, becomes engaged; Pauline, on the verge of independence, hopes she can qualify for skin surgery; checking in with individuals who underwent skin removal.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Milla & Charity, Part 2 (Season 5 Episode 35)
    Season 5 Episode 35:

    Milla & Charity, Part 2

    Charity manages to lose over 400 pounds, but her daughter Charly becomes dangerously obese; devastated by the death of her husband, Elroy, Milla must find a way to finally qualify for gastric bypass.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Milla & Charity, Part 1 (Season 5 Episode 34)
    Season 5 Episode 34:

    Milla & Charity, Part 1

    Charity manages to lose over 400 pounds, but her daughter Charly becomes dangerously obese; devastated by the death of her husband, Elroy, Milla must find a way to finally qualify for gastric bypass.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Milla & Charity (Season 5 Episode 34)
    Season 5 Episode 34:

    Milla & Charity

    Charity's daughter becomes dangerously obese; devastated by the death of her husband, Elroy, Milla must find a way to finally qualify for gastric bypass; checking in with individuals who underwent skin removal surgery.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Dottie & June, Part 2 (Season 5 Episode 33)
    Season 5 Episode 33:

    Dottie & June, Part 2

    The sudden loss of her son devastates Dottie and threatens to send her weight loss journey off-track; after her gastric bypass surgery, June embarks on a plan to win approval for skin surgery and start living the life she always dreamed of having.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Dottie & June, Part 1 (Season 5 Episode 32)
    Season 5 Episode 32:

    Dottie & June, Part 1

    The sudden loss of her son devastates Dottie and threatens to send her weight loss journey off-track; after her gastric bypass surgery, June embarks on a plan to win approval for skin surgery and start living the life she always dreamed of having.

  • Season 5 Episode 32:

    Dottie & June

    The sudden loss of her son devastates Dottie and threatens to send her weight loss journey off-track; June embarks on a plan to win approval for skin surgery; Melissa, Jessica and Matt prepare for skin removal surgery.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Nikki, Part 2 (Season 5 Episode 31)
    Season 5 Episode 31:

    Nikki, Part 2

    Nikki is on her way to skin surgery that will transform her body, but when a close friend dies from weight loss surgery, Nikki's progress goes off track, derailed by fears of not making it out alive.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Nikki, Part 1 (Season 5 Episode 30)
    Season 5 Episode 30:

    Nikki, Part 1

    Nikki is on her way to skin surgery that will transform her body, but when a close friend dies from weight loss surgery, Nikki's progress goes off track, derailed by fears of not making it out alive.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Nikki (Season 5 Episode 30)
    Season 5 Episode 30:

    Nikki

    After losing 250 pounds, Nikki is on her way to skin surgery that will transform her body, but when a close friend dies from weight loss surgery, her progress goes off track; Mary and Lora prepare for skin removal surgery.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Teretha & Chad, Part 2 (Season 5 Episode 29)
    Season 5 Episode 29:

    Teretha & Chad, Part 2

    Surgery enables Teretha to finally return to family in Detroit, but it soon threatens to undo all the progress she's made; after his weight loss surgery, trucker Chad gets back on the road, but the job is putting further weight loss in peril.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Teretha & Chad, Part 1 (Season 5 Episode 28)
    Season 5 Episode 28:

    Teretha & Chad, Part 1

    Surgery lets Teretha to finally return to family in Detroit, but it soon threatens to undo all the progress she's made; after his weight loss surgery, trucker Chad gets back on the road, but the job is putting further weight loss in peril.

  • Season 5 Episode 28:

    Teretha & Chad

    Surgery helps Teretha finally return to family in Detroit, but it soon threatens to undo all the progress she's made; after his weight loss surgery, trucker Chad gets back on the road, but the job is putting any further weight loss in peril.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Brittani & Sean, Part 2 (Season 5 Episode 27)
    Season 5 Episode 27:

    Brittani & Sean, Part 2

    Gastric surgery freed Brittani from her housebound life, but to achieve her ideal body she'll have to endure two more painful surgeries; Sean's obesity nearly killed him and now he needs to make a break from his mother's over-protective care.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Brittani & Sean, Part 1 (Season 5 Episode 26)
    Season 5 Episode 26:

    Brittani & Sean, Part 1

    Gastric surgery freed Brittani from her housebound life, but to achieve her ideal body she'll have to endure two more painful surgeries; Sean's obesity nearly killed him and now he needs to make a break from his mother's over-protective care.

  • Season 5 Episode 26:

    Brittani & Sean

    Brittani will have to endure two more painful surgeries to achieve her ideal body; Sean must finally make a break from his mother's over-protective care; Annette and Calisto prepare for skin removal surgery.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Lupe & Ashley D., Part 2 (Season 5 Episode 25)
    Season 5 Episode 25:

    Lupe & Ashley D., Part 2

    Dr. Nowzaradan is worried Lupe's emotional issues are blocking her weight loss journey; when Ashley is struck with sudden paralysis, her own emotional stability is thrown into peril.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Lupe & Ashley D., Part 1 (Season 5 Episode 24)
    Season 5 Episode 24:

    Lupe & Ashley D., Part 1

    Dr. Nowzaradan is worried Lupe's emotional issues are blocking her weight loss journey; when Ashley is struck with sudden paralysis, her own emotional stability is thrown into peril.

  • Season 5 Episode 24:

    Lupe & Ashley D.

    When Lupe sheds 300 pounds but still can't walk, Dr. Nowzaradan worries that emotional issues are blocking her weight-loss journey; when Ashley is struck with sudden paralysis, her emotional stability is thrown into peril.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Steven and Justin's Story, Part 2-B (Season 5 Episode 23)
    Season 5 Episode 23:

    Steven and Justin's Story, Part 2-B

    After a year on a weight loss program, Steven remains completely non-compliant and Justin focuses on a new career instead of his diet, but time is quickly running out for surgery.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Steven and Justin's Story, Part 2-A (Season 5 Episode 22)
    Season 5 Episode 22:

    Steven and Justin's Story, Part 2-A

    After a year on a weight loss program, Steven remains completely non-compliant and Justin focuses on a new career instead of his diet, but time is quickly running out for surgery.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Steven and Justin's Story, Part 2 (Season 5 Episode 22)
    Season 5 Episode 22:

    Steven and Justin's Story, Part 2

    After a year on a weight loss program, Steven remains completely non-compliant and Justin focuses on a new career instead of his diet, but time is quickly running out for surgery; Kylie and Anna prepare for skin removal surgery.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Steven and Justin's Story, Part 1-B (Season 5 Episode 21)
    Season 5 Episode 21:

    Steven and Justin's Story, Part 1-B

    Steven Assanti weighs nearly 800 pounds and his brother Justin almost 600 pounds, and although they can't stand each other, their father packs up the family to travel across the country and seek help.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Steven and Justin's Story, Part 1-A (Season 5 Episode 20)
    Season 5 Episode 20:

    Steven and Justin's Story, Part 1-A

    Steven Assanti weighs nearly 800 pounds and his brother Justin almost 600 pounds, and although they can't stand each other, their father packs up the family to travel across the country and seek help.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Steven & Justin's Story, Part 1 (Season 5 Episode 20)
    Season 5 Episode 20:

    Steven & Justin's Story, Part 1

    Steven Assanti weighs nearly 800 pounds and his brother Justin almost 600 pounds, and although they can't stand each other, their father packs up the family to travel across the country and seek help; Jenae and Julie prepare for skin removal surgery.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Tracey's Story, Part 2 (Season 5 Episode 19)
    Season 5 Episode 19:

    Tracey's Story, Part 2

    Most of the extreme weight on Tracey's body resides in her shockingly misshapen legs, which are massive with severe lymphedema, and gastric surgery is her only chance of survival.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Tracey's Story (Season 5 Episode 18)
    Season 5 Episode 18:

    Tracey's Story

    Most of the extreme weight on Tracey's body resides in her shockingly misshapen legs, which are massive with severe lymphedema, and gastric surgery is her only chance of survival; Brenda and Melissa prepare for skin removal surgery.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Tracey's Story, Part 1 (Season 5 Episode 18)
    Season 5 Episode 18:

    Tracey's Story, Part 1

    Most of the extreme weight on Tracey's body resides in her shockingly misshapen legs, which are massive with severe lymphedema, and gastric surgery is her only chance of survival.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - James K's Story, Part 2 (Season 5 Episode 17)
    Season 5 Episode 17:

    James K's Story, Part 2

    James is bedridden, unable to stand and can barely move his legs, so his family takes a risky journey to Houston, Texas with the hope that bypass surgery can save his life.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - James K's Story, Part 1 (Season 5 Episode 16)
    Season 5 Episode 16:

    James K's Story, Part 1

    James is bedridden, unable to stand and can barely move his legs, so his family takes a risky journey to Houston, Texas with the hope that bypass surgery can save his life.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - James K's Story (Season 5 Episode 16)
    Season 5 Episode 16:

    James K's Story

    James becomes bedridden, unable to stand and can barely move his legs; Holly and Mark prepare for skin removal surgery.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Tanisha's Story, Part 2 (Season 5 Episode 15)
    Season 5 Episode 15:

    Tanisha's Story, Part 2

    Tanisha desperately wants to survive for her kids and avoid the same fate as her mother, who died at age 50 from obesity, but she must make a drastic change to save her life.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Tanisha's Story, Part 1 (Season 5 Episode 14)
    Season 5 Episode 14:

    Tanisha's Story, Part 1

    Tanisha desperately wants to survive for her kids and avoid the same fate as her mother, who died at age 50 from obesity, but she must make a drastic change to save her life.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Tanisha's Story (Season 5 Episode 14)
    Season 5 Episode 14:

    Tanisha's Story

    Tanisha weighs around 600-lbs and she's desperate to survive for her kids and avoid her mother's tragic fate of dying at age 50 from super obesity; now at 32, her future looks grim if she doesn't make a drastic change to save her life.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Nicole's Story, Part 2 (Season 5 Episode 13)
    Season 5 Episode 13:

    Nicole's Story, Part 2

    Nicole is on the verge of leaving her two young children motherless, but commits to Dr Nowzaradan's diet program to try to survive a family of addicts.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Bettie Jo & Susan (Season 5 Episode 13)
    Season 5 Episode 13:

    Bettie Jo & Susan

    At 400 pounds, Bettie Jo achieves the dream of becoming pregnant, but complications arise; Susan, who lost 400 pounds and maintains a relationship, finds her weight loss stalling.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Nicole's Story, Part 1 (Season 5 Episode 12)
    Season 5 Episode 12:

    Nicole's Story, Part 1

    Nicole is on the verge of leaving her two young children motherless, but commits to Dr Nowzaradan's diet program to try to survive a family of addicts.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Nicole's Story (Season 5 Episode 12)
    Season 5 Episode 12:

    Nicole's Story

    Weighing over 700-lbs, Nicole is on the verge of leaving her two young children motherless; trying to survive a family of addicts, she commits to Dr. Nowzaradan's diet program, but crisis threatens to derail all her hopes for weight-loss.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Michael's Story, Part 2 (Season 5 Episode 11)
    Season 5 Episode 11:

    Michael's Story, Part 2

    Michael must learn to control his anger issues around food, lose weight and address the root of his issues before he loses everything.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Michael's Story, Part 1 (Season 5 Episode 10)
    Season 5 Episode 10:

    Michael's Story, Part 1

    Michael must learn to control his anger issues around food, lose weight and address the root of his issues before he loses everything.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Michael's Story (Season 5 Episode 10)
    Season 5 Episode 10:

    Michael's Story

    Michael's massive body has left him dependent upon his family, and he must learn to control his anger issues around food, lose weight and address the root of his issues or risk losing everything.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Diana's Story Part 2 (Season 5 Episode 9)
    Season 5 Episode 9:

    Diana's Story Part 2

    Diana is desperate to break free of her food addiction, so she trades the comfort of her apartment for a weight loss journey under the strict authority of her niece.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Diana's Story, Part 1 (Season 5 Episode 8)
    Season 5 Episode 8:

    Diana's Story, Part 1

    Diana is desperate to break free of her food addiction, so she trades the comfort of her apartment for a weight loss journey under the strict authority of her niece.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Diana's Story (Season 5 Episode 8)
    Season 5 Episode 8:

    Diana's Story

    Diana, a once thin and active woman, is now a prisoner to her body and trades the comfort of her apartment for a weight loss journey under the strict authority of her niece.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Erica's Story, Part 2 (Season 5 Episode 7)
    Season 5 Episode 7:

    Erica's Story, Part 2

    Erica regrets not keeping a promise to her mom; each meal threatens to fulfill Erica's worst fear- dying alone surrounded by food.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Erica's Story (Season 5 Episode 6)
    Season 5 Episode 6:

    Erica's Story

    Erica regrets not keeping a promise to her mom and hopes her siblings will help, but they're reluctant based on her past failures.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Erica's Story, Part 1 (Season 5 Episode 6)
    Season 5 Episode 6:

    Erica's Story, Part 1

    Erica regrets not keeping a promise to her mom; each meal threatens to fulfill Erica's worst fear- dying alone surrounded by food.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Doug's Story (Season 5 Episode 5)
    Season 5 Episode 5:

    Doug's Story

    After overcoming a dependence on drugs and alcohol, sneaking food is Doug's last remaining vice; this husband and father must overcome his addictive personality to save his life and marriage.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Kirsten's Story (Season 5 Episode 4)
    Season 5 Episode 4:

    Kirsten's Story

    Kirsten is close to losing all her mobility, and while she's trying to control of her obesity, she's also in danger of losing her troubled son.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Cynthia's Story (Season 5 Episode 3)
    Season 5 Episode 3:

    Cynthia's Story

    Cynthia, a single mother focused on raising five kids, comes to realize what her death would mean for their future.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Ashley R's Story (Season 5 Episode 2)
    Season 5 Episode 2:

    Ashley R's Story

    At 670 pounds, Ashley, who lives in her parents' home with her husband, decides she must make a drastic change to save her life and her marriage.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Brandi And Kandi's Story - Part 2 (Season 5 Episode 1)
    Season 5 Episode 1:

    Brandi And Kandi's Story - Part 2

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Brandi and Kandi's Story (Season 5 Episode 1)
    Season 5 Episode 1:

    Brandi and Kandi's Story

    Twins Kandi and Brandi have a combined weight of over 1,100 pounds and fear losing each other to obesity, so they decide to make a change together.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Brandi And Kandi's Story - Part 1 (Season 5 Episode 1)
    Season 5 Episode 1:

    Brandi And Kandi's Story - Part 1

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Fan Favorites: Nikki's Story (Season 4 Episode 53)
    Season 4 Episode 53:

    Fan Favorites: Nikki's Story

    Nikki finds her career as a costume designer threatened by immobility, so she undergoes gastric bypass and confronts the emotional causes for her eating.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Fan Favorites: Charity's Story (Season 4 Episode 52)
    Season 4 Episode 52:

    Fan Favorites: Charity's Story

    An overweight woman struggles with flesh-eating bacteria and butterfly shaped fat deposits; unexpected news threatens her weight loss journey.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Fan Favorites: Chuck's Story (Season 4 Episode 51)
    Season 4 Episode 51:

    Fan Favorites: Chuck's Story

    Chuck weighs almost 700 pounds; he has had to downsize his business and his wife feels like a single-parent who is ready to leave him.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Fan Favorites: Christina's Story (Season 4 Episode 50)
    Season 4 Episode 50:

    Fan Favorites: Christina's Story

    Christina has not left her house in two years due to her size; she has eaten herself into a state that will soon kill her if she does not change.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Fan Favorites: Chad's Story (Season 4 Episode 49)
    Season 4 Episode 49:

    Fan Favorites: Chad's Story

    After gastric bypass surgery, Chad quickly sheds his dangerous weight but faces a medical crisis when he does not follow the doctor's orders.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Fan Favorites: Paula's Story (Season 4 Episode 48)
    Season 4 Episode 48:

    Fan Favorites: Paula's Story

    Paula has built a wall around herself to push people away; when she suddenly loses a loved one she can no longer ignore the threat of losing her own life.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Fan Favorites: Laura's Story (Season 4 Episode 47)
    Season 4 Episode 47:

    Fan Favorites: Laura's Story

    Laura has used food to cope with her emotions; she is confined to a wheelchair and relies on an oxygen tank to breathe and her husband and mother to survive.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Moments of Truth (Season 4 Episode 40)
    Season 4 Episode 40:

    Moments of Truth

    Pivotal moments, whether tragic or triumphant, decide the success or failure of individuals struggling with extreme obesity.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Chay and Pauline (Season 4 Episode 17)
    Season 4 Episode 17:

    Chay and Pauline

    Pauline must find the will to keep losing weight after a medical emergency; Chay finally admits to himself about being a transgender woman, but the emotional stress threatens his weight loss journey.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Laura and Marla (Season 4 Episode 16)
    Season 4 Episode 16:

    Laura and Marla

    Laura's husband Joey has trouble finding his way in their relationship after her weight loss; challenging patient Marla returns.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Angel and Charity (Season 4 Episode 15)
    Season 4 Episode 15:

    Angel and Charity

    Despite having lost 378 pounds, Angel's knee pain threatens everything; Charity must find the strength to get healthy after post-surgery complications.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Joe (Season 4 Episode 14)
    Season 4 Episode 14:

    Joe

    Joe is thinking about proposing to his girlfriend after coming a long way from being morbidly obese; Charity struggles to find strength and face her goals after many post-surgery complication.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Lupe's Story (Season 4 Episode 12)
    Season 4 Episode 12:

    Lupe's Story

    Lupe has spent the last 10 years in bed and is totally dependent on her husband, prompting a cross-country move that could save her life or end up backfiring.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Sean's Story (Season 4 Episode 11)
    Season 4 Episode 11:

    Sean's Story

    Sean has a massive growth protruding from his side and skin so stretched it's tearing apart, forcing his mother to change both of their lifestyles before he can be approved for surgery.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Milla's Story (Season 4 Episode 10)
    Season 4 Episode 10:

    Milla's Story

    Milla is bedridden and dependent on her husband and five kids, who can't resist her unending requests for junk food.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Randy's Story (Season 4 Episode 9)
    Season 4 Episode 9:

    Randy's Story

    Randy's food addiction dissolved his marriage and keeps him from seeing his daughter, so he endures a rigorous pre-surgery diet surrounded by fast-food temptations to regain control of his life.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Teretha's Story (Season 4 Episode 8)
    Season 4 Episode 8:

    Teretha's Story

    At over 700 pounds, Teretha's life is confined to a bed, which is a long way from her former job representing Detroit's healthy eating program; a gastric bypass will hopefully save her life.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Ashley D.'s Story (Season 4 Episode 7)
    Season 4 Episode 7:

    Ashley D.'s Story

    Ashley confronts medical setbacks and struggles to get past the trauma that ignited her eating disorder.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Gideon's Story (Season 4 Episode 6)
    Season 4 Episode 6:

    Gideon's Story

    At 650 pounds, Gideon's weight prohibits him from working, making him completely dependent on his exhausted wife.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Dottie's Story (Season 4 Episode 5)
    Season 4 Episode 5:

    Dottie's Story

    Dottie wants to be a better mom, so she agrees to a drastic new diet, but her child's life-threatening emergency and her own self-sabotage threaten to derail all hopes for weight-loss.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - June's Story (Season 4 Episode 4)
    Season 4 Episode 4:

    June's Story

    June copes with the tragic death of her son by eating, and must confront the emotional issues driving her food compulsion after gastric bypass surgery.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Chad's Story (Season 4 Episode 3)
    Season 4 Episode 3:

    Chad's Story

    After gastric bypass surgery, Chad quickly sheds his dangerous weight but faces a medical crisis when he does not follow the doctor's orders.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Brittani's Story (Season 4 Episode 2)
    Season 4 Episode 2:

    Brittani's Story

    Brittani married a man who loves large women, but at 600-lbs, she can barely contribute to their marriage, and gets surgery to try to have a normal relationship.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Nikki's Story (Season 4 Episode 1)
    Season 4 Episode 1:

    Nikki's Story

    Nikki finds her career as a costume designer threatened by immobility, so she undergoes gastric bypass and confronts the emotional causes for her eating.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Marla's Story (Season 3 Episode 11)
    Season 3 Episode 11:

    Marla's Story

    Bedridden Marla is so heavy she cannot stand up; she must face the hard truth about her condition and understand the toll it takes on her supportive family if she is to save her health.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Chay's Story (Season 3 Episode 10)
    Season 3 Episode 10:

    Chay's Story

    Chay has eaten his way to 600 pounds to cope with the emotional turmoil of his childhood; he loses his emotional support and searches for new strength to take control of his life.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Mikki's Story (Season 3 Episode 9)
    Season 3 Episode 9:

    Mikki's Story

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Charity's Story (Season 3 Episode 8)
    Season 3 Episode 8:

    Charity's Story

    An overweight woman struggles with flesh-eating bacteria and butterfly shaped fat deposits; unexpected news threatens her weight loss journey.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Laura's Story (Season 3 Episode 7)
    Season 3 Episode 7:

    Laura's Story

    Laura has used food to cope with her emotions; she is confined to a wheelchair and relies on an oxygen tank to breathe and her husband and mother to survive.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Joe's Story (Season 3 Episode 6)
    Season 3 Episode 6:

    Joe's Story

    An 800-pound man who lost his job and is mostly housebound looks to find the strength to face his past and save his own life.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Angel's Story (Season 3 Episode 5)
    Season 3 Episode 5:

    Angel's Story

    A woman struggles to make a positive change to be part of her partner and son's lives and turn her life around.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Bettie Jo's Story (Season 3 Episode 4)
    Season 3 Episode 4:

    Bettie Jo's Story

    At just 24-years-old, Bettie Jo is on her way to reaching 700 pounds and relies on her husband for even her basic needs.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Pauline's Story (Season 3 Episode 3)
    Season 3 Episode 3:

    Pauline's Story

    Pauline is 51-years-old and nearing 700 pounds; her addiction to food has taken over the life of her son and primary caretaker.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Susan's Story (Season 3 Episode 2)
    Season 3 Episode 2:

    Susan's Story

    Susan, who is 37 years old and has never lived on her own because of her weight, is finally seeking help to get out on her own.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Amber's Story (Season 3 Episode 1)
    Season 3 Episode 1:

    Amber's Story

    Amber is 23, over 600-lbs, and relies on her family and boyfriend for even simple needs; her fear of dying young is so overwhelming that she decides to relocate 2,000 miles in hopes that weight loss surgery will give her life back.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Tara's Story (Season 2 Episode 8)
    Season 2 Episode 8:

    Tara's Story

    A mother of two who is too ashamed of her size to be seen with her children; she is committed to regaining her confidence and being a proud mother.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - James' Story (Season 2 Episode 7)
    Season 2 Episode 7:

    James' Story

    James comes from a long line of family obesity; he is determined not to die as his sister and father did; he hopes to get gastric bypass and even start dating again.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Paula's Story (Season 2 Episode 6)
    Season 2 Episode 6:

    Paula's Story

    Paula has built a wall around herself to push people away; when she suddenly loses a loved one she can no longer ignore the threat of losing her own life.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Christina's Story (Season 2 Episode 5)
    Season 2 Episode 5:

    Christina's Story

    Christina has not left her house in two years due to her size; she has eaten herself into a state that will soon kill her if she does not change.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Chuck's Story (Season 2 Episode 4)
    Season 2 Episode 4:

    Chuck's Story

    Chuck weighs almost 700 pounds; he has had to downsize his business and his wife feels like a single-parent who is ready to leave him.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Penny's Story (Season 2 Episode 3)
    Season 2 Episode 3:

    Penny's Story

    Penny has been bedridden for four years and moves to Texas to have gastric bypass; her unwillingness to make lifestyle changes could mean failure.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Olivia's Story (Season 2 Episode 2)
    Season 2 Episode 2:

    Olivia's Story

    A woman battles severe depression and has not left her Chicago basement in two years; the hope of having a life-changing surgery.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Zsalynn's Story (Season 2 Episode 1)
    Season 2 Episode 1:

    Zsalynn's Story

    Zsaylnn needs to lose weight to be the mother her daughter deserves; her husband loves large women and does not support her goals.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Melissa's Story (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    Melissa's Story

    Melissa begins her seven-year weight-loss journey.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Ashley's Story (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    Ashley's Story

    Ashley wants to achieve her goal of owning a childcare facility, but must lose weight before her dreams can be met.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Henry's Story (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    Henry's Story

    Henry hopes to transform himself for his high school reunion, and gastric bypass is the first step to combating his 715 pounds.

  • My 600-Lb. Life - Donald's Story (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    Donald's Story

    Donald has difficulty walking and relies on his parents to take care of him, so he gets motivated to begin his weight loss journey.