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Old 09-10-2006, 11:55 AM   #1
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Why are my scales going up???

I have lifted weights for a couple of years and stopped for the last 3 months due to pregnancy. Now last week I began again and today I was 5 pounds heavier, I haven't changed a thing I was doing or eaten extra calories so why this increase and when will it level off. I am trying to lose a bit not gain. I am always in great shape and wish to get back to that asap now that baby is two months old. I know everytime I start or change the weights I gain a bit of weight I guess it is water retention or muscle swelling but I can't remember how long that lasts. I need to lose 10 pounds, should I just do cardio to get back to my 115 first then do some weights?

 
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