My 600-lb Life star Brittani Fulfer sought Dr. Now’s help to lose weight when she was just over 600-lbs. Determined to get her life back, she did great on the show and was one of the doctor’s biggest success stories. Fans have been wondering what she’s up to now. Did she continue losing the weight or did she fall back into her old habits? Let’s take a look!
Brittani Fulfer’s Journey
Introduced on Season 4 of My 600-lb Life, Brittani Fulfer talked to the camera about the heartbreaking childhood that led her on the path of binge eating. Sadly, she was sexually abused, when she was only five years old and it continued for another six years. A little over 600-lbs she said that just the idea of living in her body was causing her pain and sadness.
All the hard work paid off for Brittani Fulfer
Dr. Now put Brittani on a strict diet and told her to exercise more. She took Dr. Now’s advice seriously and quickly started to shed pounds. She becomes one of the doctor’s biggest success stories and even appeared on an updated show!
Where is she now?
Since the show, Brittani has lost over 333 pounds! To keep the weight loss, Brittani goes to therapy. Additionally, she has adopted better food choices and exercise. When asked if she was still married she had this to say, “Me and Bill are still happily married. He has supported me from day one. Not once he ever wanted me to stay fat, he has always been nothing but my rock, my best friend and my constant support.”
Photo from Brittany’s Facebook page
More surgeries are in Brittani future
Brittani has had skin removal surgery, due to the amount of access skin on her body. She had 27 pounds of fat removed from her abdomen alone. She has a few more surgeries to go to be where she wants. Many of Dr. Now’s patients who lose a dramatic amount of weight, go through 1-6 surgeries to remove all the unwanted skin.
A message from Brittani
The Hollywood Gossip pointed out a post, where Brittani reflected upon her weight loss journey on TLC’s My 600-lb Life.”One of the questions I get the most is would I do this whole experience over again,” Brittani wrote.“The answer is…in less than a heartbeat,” she revealed.”I have become much more the me I have always wanted to be,” she said. “I WILL ALWAYS be forever grateful for this experience. It is hard work every day.” We all wish you nothing but the best Brittani!
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