"You proved everyone wrong and proved to yourself you can do it! Amazing job!" a fan wrote.
Tammy Slaton had been trying to lose weight for a long time but now she's finally doing so and impressing her followers along the way. The 36-year-old reality star has lost over 150 lbs recently and she revealed her transformation in a couple of selfies she posted on Instagram. Many praised the 1000-Lb. Sisters star for her determination and effort.
One person commented, "Tammy I was seriously one of your biggest critics. It’s been amazing seeing your consistency within your health journey. Soon enough you’ll be approved for skin removal and just know we are all rooting for you! Proud of you!" Another added, "You're doing so amazing! You proved everyone wrong and proved to yourself you can do it! Amazing job!" A third fan said they were inspired by the TV personality and that they were "soooo soooo proud of you girl. You took back your life and you did the damn thing. Keep it up because you’re my motivation."
In the latest season of the TLC show, fans got to see the star at the weight loss rehab facility in Ohio. When Tammy entered the weight loss rehab facility for the first time, she weighed 717 lbs. She admitted that she was "the most I've ever weighed" but broke down in tears when she learned she had dropped over 150 lbs. Her sisters Amanda and Misty were also around when she learned how much weight she had lost. "When I got on the scale and I saw the scale was at 534.7, I kinda stopped breathing for a second," Slaton said during the February 7 episode. "I'm like 14 lbs. under my goal weight. From over 700, that's a huge drop." The star couldn't be happier and added, "I'm feeling thrilled, proud, excited — just all the emotions. I proved everybody wrong. Everybody that doubted me, I finally got mine! My told-you-so moment!"
According to PEOPLE, in another episode, her whole family came together to support her as she left the facility to undergo bariatric surgery with surgeon Dr. Eric Smith. "They had a poster for me to read that everybody wrote a little something on there to celebrate me," she said during the episode. "I mean, b—s this is about me at the end of the day because I'm the queen." Slaton was overcome with emotion as she watched her family support her. She admitted that she "needed to know that they love me no matter what" ahead of the procedure. "I needed to know that they're here for me. They love me. That's one of the biggest things to help push me through to get to where I am now."
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