Chad Dean launched in 2019 On his usual trucking route from Fort Worth, Texas, to Cranston, Rhode Island, and his 14-year-old daughter Taqua accompanied him on his weeklong road trip to work and during a routine break, he suggested she take a few laps around the car
They laughed all the way through, but when he got back into the driver's seat, Dean started to cry.
"Daddy, what's going on?" Taqua asked.
"I just realized, What you said in the first episode of My 600-pound life and what you wanted to do with your dad, "Dean replied.
" That I. "wanted to run with you," Taqua added Before Tearing Himself.
Almost three years ago, the idea of n Dean and Taqua, who exercised together, impossible. In April 2016, Dean, a self-proclaimed food addict, weighed 701 pounds. He was handcuffed to his couch and had to pick up disability checks after stopping his trucking career because he could not fit in an 18-wheeler due to his size. Deses desperate for help, Dean's wife Ayesha recorded a video of her husband and sent an application for him to appear in the TLC's reality show My 600-Lb Life as the final effort to help him lose weight. The producers started Dean during his visit Nowzaradan (affectionately called "Dr. Now") specializing in bariatric surgery.