HL has an EXCLUSIVE preview of Samantha’s journey within the season premiere of ‘My 600-lb Life.’ Samantha continues fetish modeling despite the fact that it reinforces her ‘worst habits’ with consuming.
The new season of My 600-lb Life premieres Dec. 30 and begins with Samantha’s story. Samantha reveals in our EXCLUSIVE preview that she “selected to start out fetish modeling” with the intention to earn money. “I eat for individuals,” she says. “I simply eat what I would like and so they pay for it, so long as I movie it. In order that’s how I make a residing and maintain going, and it makes me really feel appreciated so I’m comfortable to do it.”
Her daughter admits that her mother’s “self-image actually improved after she began that modeling job. It type of makes her happier as a result of these individuals simply discover her as lovely. They discover her as a human being, not some big maniac.”
Nevertheless, Samantha is aware of that this job is finally not an excellent factor for her. “There’s no query that this job has been unhealthy for me as a result of I discovered the right group to bolster my worst habits. I final weighed in 6 months in the past legitimately, and I used to be at 811 kilos,” she reveals.
It’s been greater than 10 years since Samantha has traveled wherever with out bariatric transport. Her immobility has by no means posed such an issue till now, as a result of at 6’2″ and practically 900 kilos, Sam needs Dr. Now to assist her together with her meals dependancy, however there’s not even an ambulance within the state of Colorado that’s keen to move her to Houston to fulfill with him.
Samantha has been out and in of the hospital with one downside after one other, every admittance a reminder that her physique is breaking down and her time is operating out. Decided to assist Samantha, Dr. Now coordinates together with his colleague Dr. Heydari, a bariatric surgeon in Colorado, to carry out a high-risk emergency surgical procedure in hopes of curbing Samantha’s weight achieve earlier than it kills her. However as Dr. Now is aware of all too nicely, working on a affected person will give them a smaller abdomen, however there’s no magic treatment for an consuming dysfunction that has roots within the early life of a affected person’s life. The profitable surgical procedure will be undone if a affected person doesn’t make a serious way of life change. If Samantha needs to dwell and see her daughter graduate from faculty, she should take tough steps with the intention to change her personal poisonous patterns. My 600-lb. Life airs Wednesdays at eight p.m. on TLC.