Destinee LaShaee was the first transgender star of TLC’s My 600-Lb. Life. Destinee LaShaee also used the name, Matthew Ventress, while appearing on season 7 of My 600-Lb. Life in 2019, Destinee spoke candidly about mental health struggles and a personal battle with food.
Ultimately, Destinee dropped nearly 500 pounds by 2021 and showed off the transformation on social media, continuing to update fans with photos and motivational quotes.
LaShanee weighed in at 669 pounds when the show began, losing 229 pounds within a year thanks in part to gastric sleeve surgery. After leaving the series, they maintained healthy habits and became social media influencers, inspiring followers with their weight loss journey.
The reality star spoke of battling depression while on the show, saying they had formed the habit of using food to self-soothe.
Destinee Lashaee Cause Of Death
Destinee Lashaee cause of death has yet to be revealed by local medical examiners.
Destinee Lashaee Age
Destinee Lashaee died on February 10, 2022, aged 30.