Many reality shows feature dramatic transformations, but few chronicle the intense metamorphoses that are documented on the popular TLC program My 600-lb Life. Since its inception in 2012, dozens of men and women have had their lives changed, thanks to the intervention of Dr. Now.
Based in Houston, Texas, Dr. Now performs weight loss surgery on patients who are often desperate to improve their quality of life before it’s too late. And while the journey is never easy for these people, it’s worth it to be able to reclaim their lives and achieve goals they had previously given up on.
My 600-lb Life: Where Is Melissa Morris, The Star Of ‘My 600-lb Life,’ Now?
The OG of My 600-lb Life, Melissa Morris was the first person to appear on the show. Today, she’s in a very different place. While an episode of My 600-lb Life: Where Are They Now? revealed that Melissa Morris’s weight has fluctuated over the years, you can see on her Instagram page that she’s living her best life every day.
If you’re familiar with Melissa Morris’s journey, you know that having children was something she desperately wanted. Despite the unlikely odds (a doctor once told her she only had a 2% chance of getting pregnant, according to her interview with TLC), Melissa became a mom to Allona on May 1, 2010. Today, she’s a mom three times her size, according to a
On top of her mom duties, which certainly keep her busy, Melissa Morris also speaks publicly about her journey. She has also been active in Weight Watchers for several years. In addition, she has gone to concerts, enjoyed the beach, watched baseball games and read books. There’s no way to slow her down!