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Source: TLC

'My 600-lb Life' Star Lashanta Won't Let Her Controlling Boyfriend Get in the Way of Her Weight Loss


On tonight's episode of My 600-lb Life, viewers will get to see Lashanta seek the expertise of Dr. Younan Nowzaradan for help in bringing her weight down from over 600 pounds. The hit television show follows morbidly obese patients struggling physically and emotionally who want to turn their lives around. 

Lashanta is a bedridden mother-of-four who is desperate to change her life. When we meet her, she is depressed and mourning her recent breakup with boyfriend JT. Lashanta wants to break free of the debilitating patterns of her life, but relies heavily on her children to be her caretakers.