Assanti Brothers Special: Steven and Justin's Journey in Photos

Steven Assanti weighs nearly 800-lbs and his brother/nemesis, Justin, is almost 600-lbs. Though the brothers can't stand each other, their father packs up the family to travel across the country to seek help, desperate to save both his sons' lives.

March 29, 2017
By: Korenne Smith

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Steven is in the hospital.

Assanti Brothers Special - Journey in Photos

Steven Sr. and Justin are at home.

Justin spends time building different items in his hobby station.

Steven gets checked up on by a nurse.

Justin plays a computer game.

Dr. Now visits with Steven to discuss his weight issues.

Steven Sr. and Steven Jr. are at the hospital.

Steven arrives at his apartment after being discharged.

Steven is loaded into an ambulance after being discharged.

Steven is at his apartment after being discharged, getting ready to enjoy his favorite thing, pizza.

Dr. Now visits Steven to make sure Steven is alright after his hair pulling incident.

Steven is loaded into an ambulance to be taken to rehab.

Steven talks to rehab doctors.

Steven is placed on a stretcher to be taken out of rehab.

Steven gets into a confrontation with his nurse, attempting to call authorities.

Steven after the incident with his nurse.

Dr. Now visits with Steven to discuss his weight issues.

Justin, friends, and his family get the hobby shop ready to open.

Justin and his father enjoy a meal after preparing to open his hobby shop.

Steven is in the hospital after he had recently shaved his eyebrows off.

Steven is at a sleep study facility.

Steven is wired up to look at his sleep patterns.

Steven walks out of the hospital.

Steven Sr. and Justin have a conversation about Steven Jr.

Justin shows his father how to work the cash register.

Steven gets weighed at a doctor consultation.

Steven has a conversation with Dr. Now.

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