Family By The Ton premieires, January 10 at 10/9c only on TLC.
Sneak Peek at New Series Family By The Ton
Naomi feels guilty after her mother begins to experience complications post-surgery.
Why Naomi Feels Guilty and Scared about her Mom's Surgery
Drew, who wears an 18x t-shirt, describes his weight problems and how it affects his lifestyle.
Drew Explains how he Gained the Weight
Drew goes to see Dr. Procter for the first time and is disappointed to find that he is too heavy for their scale.
Drew's First Doctor's Visit
Dr. Procter visits Chitoka at her home to see what changes she needs to make in order to qualify for surgery.
Chitoka Gets A Home Visit From the Doctor
Naomi visits Dr. Procter's office to see if she has lost enough weight to be approved for surgery.
Naomi Finds Out if She's Approved for Surgery
Chitoka works with a fitness trainer to try to lose some weight and walk for the first time in a long time.
Chitoka Walks Again
Chitoka invites family and friends to witness her walk outside for the first time in years.
Chitoka Gets Ready to Walk Outside
Chitoka finally makes it into a car and is on her way to Dr Procter.
Chitoka Travels to Dr. Procter
Naomi's boyfriend is unsettled by her physical and emotional changes since having surgery.
Naomi and her Boyfriend Experience Trouble in Paradise
Chitoka is on her way to Dr. Procter's for the surgery, and her family is right there to support her.
The Day of Chitoka's Surgery
Naomi opens up to her friends about her recent breakup and the setbacks it caused in her weight loss progress.
Naomi Experiences Setbacks in Life and Love