My 600-lb Life star Gina Krasley was an eventful character in the series and earned herself a huge following online. Her episode of the TLC reality series gave an inside look at how Gina tried to lose weight with the support of her wife Beth, reports Starcasm. The couple lived together in Gina Krasley’s mother’s home.
After her episode aired in 2020, Gina Krasley decided to sue Megalomedia, the production company behind the show, for “aching their duty of reasonable care”, Monsters and Critics reports. She believed the show gave the impression that she was eating more during filming than she actually was.
Gina Krasley remained in the public eye after the episode of My 600-lb Life aired. She posted updates on her TikTok, where she initiated the “Dancing Has No Size Limit” trend and boasted over 240,000 followers on the platform. The reality star gave fans updates on her weight loss. In April, Gina announced she was going on a 21-day diet. “It takes 21 days to break a habit, and I need to break this habit of eating,” Starcasm relayed. Unfortunately, her health took a turn for the worse after that. Read more for details on the death of the driven reality star.
My 600-Lb Life Star Gina Krasley Dies at Age 30
On 23 April, Gina Krasley posted a video from the hospital on her YouTube page. The My 600-lb Life star mentioned that after starting a three-week diet, she developed complications. “After my 21 day eating challenge it just kinda went to s***,” she said in the video. “I kinda freaked myself out and wasn’t really eating and drinking,” Gina Krasley told fans as she captured herself in a hospital bed.
Gina Krasley continued uploading videos to give fans updates on her health. She had returned home after a stay in hospital following detox. On 22 May, Gina uploaded a YouTube video from her home, but she was still in hospital bed. “As you can see I’m in a hospital bed. I still can’t walk,” she said in the YouTube video. Gina mentioned that her time in rehab was not helpful. The exact medical problem of the ‘My 600-lb Life’ star was not known, but according to Ace Showbiz, she was suffering from severe numbness in her limbs.
In one of her latest updates, Gina Krasley had to hold her phone while recording a video of her mother. She was due to see a neurologist on July 29. Sadly, Gina died just days after that appointment. “Gina Marie Krasley (nee LeMehaute), 30, of Tuckerton, NJ, passed away at home surrounded by her loving family on Sunday, August 1,” her obituary read. He was 30 years old, according to Page Six, and will be deeply missed.