We’ve all known the Slaton sisters for a while now and are well aware of their journey on the TLC show 1000 Lb Sisters. Both of them struggled to lose weight in order to improve their health, and in Tammy’s case, to save her life. However, while we know what happened in their lives while they were on the show, we still don’t know much about their previous lives, especially how they gained so much weight. In a shocking revelation, we got to know that Tammy tried to commit suicide and was in depression for a long-long time. As of now, she’s currently in an assisted living facility. Here’s everything you need to know.
1000 Lb Sisters: Tammy Slaton Tried To Commit Suicide, Her Depression Story
Well, losing weight has never been an easy task, especially for someone like Tammy, who already weighs over 600 Lbs and has a food addiction. People often judge her and bully her for her weight. Besides, she had faced these criticisms even before she appeared on the show. Previously, the Kentucky native revealed details related to her toxic childhood. Tammy and Amy’s childhood was very poor and they couldn’t afford a lot of food. Hence, they initially survived on fast food as their mother only had money for that. However, when they ran out of all the money they had, the local church in their town gave them food to survive.
Soon after this, the sister started to put on extra pounds and fell into severe obesity. Well, the elder sister blames her past life for her weight gain, as reported by Soapdirt. Tammy started feeling unlovable and unwanted due to her size. She went through a lot of bullying in her life, on the show, and before that as well. This led to her getting depression and several body image issues. In fact, things became so overwhelming that Tammy even tried to commit suicide when she was younger. However, soon after this attempt, Slaton was introduced to her will to live. As of now, the 1000 Lb Sisters star is alive and fine but is dealing with health issues due to her increasing weight.
1000 Lb Sisters: Tammy Is Currently At An Assisted Living Facility & More Confident Than Before
TLC brought plenty of changes in the Slaton sisters’ lives. Despite struggling at first, Amy Slaton finally got on track for her weight loss and ended up losing a lot of pounds. She now has a beautiful family with husband Michael Halterman and little boy Gage. On the other hand, her elder sister Tammy is still struggling to get on track. In fact, she ended up gain ing more weight by the end of the second season. Hence, she was advised to join an assisted living facility as soon as possible.
Fortunately, as per recent reports, Tammy is finally getting the help she needs. In fact, it seems like she has lost a few pounds too. With the growth in her weight loss journey, Tammy has also become more confident about the way she looks. She even actively uploads pictures of herself on her social media has been seen doing a lot of self-love. Well, the 1000 Lb Sisters star still receives a lot of hate and faces bullying but is handling criticisms much better than before. As of now, we hope that Tammy makes more progress in the future. Also, that she never comes across a phase as depressing as before.
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