The sad truth of My 600-lb Life

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Even though My 600-lb Life showcases the most intimate details of its participants (and we mean intimate), there are still surprising aspects about the show itself that aren't as readily apparent. For example, do some of the participants have shady pasts? What's the deal with the show's enablers? And just how did the show come to be in the first place? Here's a look at things you might not know about the reality sensation.

The sad truth of My 600-lb Life

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