Vianey and Allen, a codependent couple trying to embark on their weight-loss journey collectively, are the themes of tonight’s episode of My 600 Lb. Life. Each Vianey and Allen try to journey to Houston to hunt out the assistance of superstar bariatric surgeon Dr. Younan Nowzaradan, mostly often called Dr. Now, to attempt to shed some weight and get their lives again on observe. However will they qualify for Dr. Now’s operation?
The official synopsis for tonight’s episode reads: “Weighing over 600 lbs. every, Vianey and Allen are locked in a codependent relationship primarily based on a shared love of meals. As they head to Houston, they are going to quickly discover out if their relationship can deal with the pressure of rising wholesome collectively.”
The couple admitted that meals is what retains them collectively, in keeping with Distractify. “In some ways we have been made for one another,” Allen, 51, says of his relationship with Vianey, 35. In line with Distractify, Vianey developed a behavior of overeating due to the way in which she was physique shamed by her late mom rising up.
Allen struggles with mobility due to his weight, and might not often sleep subsequent to his spouse as a result of the 2 of them don’t match on the mattress collectively anymore. Distractify reviews that Vianey is bed-bound, and ashamed of the truth that Allen has to “do all the pieces for her.”
Allen and Vianey are heading to Houston collectively to fulfill Dr. Now, and the couple hopes to have the ability to get their well being again on observe and sort out their weight-loss journey collectively. Throughout tonight’s episode, Allen is ready to efficiently get his weight-loss surgical procedure, and Vianey had labored arduous to shed sufficient weight for her surgical procedure as effectively, shedding 120 lbs. earlier than she went underneath the knife. Sadly, because of medical issues, Dr. Now isn’t in a position to full Vianey’s surgical procedure. Vianey practically died on the operation desk after her coronary heart stopped.
“You didn’t get the operation as a result of your coronary heart stopped,” Dr. Now declares whereas Vianey cries on the desk.
Though Vianey isn’t in a position to get her surgical procedure, Allen couldn’t be extra happy with how far his spouse has come, and says that its his purpose to assist her each step of the way in which as she continues to drop pounds.
“I’ve been actually happy with Vianey and it’s my mission proper now to guarantee that she will get weight reduction surgical procedure as quickly as she will… I really like her a lot and I can’t look forward to us to get to the place we each want collectively,” Allen tells the cameras.
In line with Distractify, by the tip of the episode, Vianey manages to drop 226 kilos and Allen is all the way down to 376 kilos, having misplaced a complete of 272 kilos.
Tune in tonight to catch Vianey and Allen’s story on My 600-lb Life, which airs Wednesdays at 8/7c on TLC.
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