800-Pound Man Addicted To Food Says He Is Changing His Life
An 800-pound man was kicked out of a hospital's weight-loss program after he ordered a pizza. He said he might have had to live in his father's SUV.By Christine Slusser | October 13, 2015
A man who weighs nearly 800 pounds and says he's addicted to food is ready to change his life for the better.
"It's an addiction, and I realize that. And it's a disease," Steven Assanti told WJAR.
For nearly three months, Steven Assanti had been in a weight-loss program at Rhode Island Hospital where he lost 20 pounds.