The Root Cause

My 600-lb Life Thursdays 9pm

This brand-new eight-part series follows the lives of eight people, each weighing over 600 pounds, through their year-long journey as they collectively try to lose thousands of pounds.

Each episode will tell the powerful story of a different individual who has made the decision to undergo a dangerous gastric bypass surgery in an effort to save their life and change their world forever. In this series, follow the trials and tribulations of Amber, Susan, Pauline, Bettie Jo and four other individuals bordering on death because of their extreme obesity.