When Henry Foots sought Dr. Now’s assist, he was 47 years outdated and weighed 715 kilos, the heaviest affected person in Season 1. The primary season of “My 600-lb Life” chronicled seven years (2004-2011) in 4 sufferers’ lives, in contrast to later seasons that featured solely the primary 12 months of a number of sufferers’ journeys. For Foots, his weight-loss story featured a number of main obstacles alongside the way in which, together with flatlining throughout surgical procedure earlier than being resuscitated. The horrific expertise left Foots shaken however extra decided than ever to reclaim his life. By the top of his episode, Foots revealed a outstanding weight lack of 440 kilos (through Starcasm).
Free of the constraints of his weight, Foots returned to work as a shuttle bus driver in 2012. A number of months later, Foots skilled what police known as a “medical episode” that resulted in him dropping management of his bus, which then struck and killed a 43-year-old girl (through Click2Houston). Then, in Could 2013, Foots died. The precise explanation for demise stays unknown, although experiences state that his demise was not associated to his weight or the bus accident in 2012. Henry Foots was the primary “My 600-lb Life” alum to die. Since his passing, seven different featured sufferers have died.