On March 3rd TLC will air an extended version of the Chad episode. This is a follow-up to his previous episode that aired back in January.
Viewers will see the Maryland man – who clocks in at 700LB- risk his life by not taking the proper post-surgery medicines.
Chad Dean, 42, has been given an ultimatum by his family to get slimmer or lose them.
Dean, from Hagerstown, Maryland, appears on this Wednesday night’s episode of My 600lb Life
He could no longer work due to his weight and his 32-year-old wife Ayesha along with their two children (nine and ten) were forced to nurse him.
After his weight loss surgery Chad skipped on some medicines and risked permanently damage to his stomach and intestines.
TLC expert Dr. Younan Nowzaradan was, fortunately, able to treat Chad who then slimmed down to 441 lbs after losing 260 lbs in one year.
Here he is after he has lost some weight: