It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Weight Loss Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 06-20-2009, 06:57 PM   #1
Newbie
(female)
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Napanoch, NY, USA
Posts: 1
LaChulaMaria HB User
Old Lowcarber

I am new here but old to the lowcarb life. I lost alot of weight when I first started. I have keeped it off for 6 yrs now, but I never got down to my goal weight. I have been at a stand still for a long time. Is my body too used to this way of life, or should I try something new?
__________________
Maria
LowCarb Diet
Start Wt:270
Current Wt:198
Goal Wt:160

 
Old 06-20-2009, 09:06 PM   #2
Senior Veteran
(male)
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: United States
Posts: 1,440
tjlhb HB Usertjlhb HB Usertjlhb HB Usertjlhb HB Usertjlhb HB User
Re: Old Lowcarber

The low carb diet may have reduced your calorie intake enough to get down to your current weight and maintain it there. Also, have you been exercising? If not, you may have lost a lot of muscle, which reduces your metabolism and is generally less healthy (there is at least one academic study that found that weight loss is unhealthy, but fat loss is healthy).

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
Feeling effects of high blood sugar raf Diabetes 24 07-30-2006 06:42 PM
Triger finger Nancymi Diabetes 11 07-25-2006 12:50 PM
Last 3 BS Reads 193,215,209 PLEASE HELP! lookin4aclue Diabetes 18 07-17-2006 08:29 AM
Low Testosterone Diagnosed - Pharmacy or GNC? Sisyphus3 Men's Health 56 03-09-2006 12:28 PM
soybean drink ricoboxing Diet & Nutrition 5 10-27-2003 01:23 PM




Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Join Our Newsletter

Stay healthy through tips curated by our health experts.

Whoops,

There was a problem adding your email Try again

Thank You

Your email has been added




Top 10 Drugs Discussed on this Board.
(Go to DrugTalk.com for complete list)
Effexor Meridia
Paxil
Phentermine
Potassium
  Prozac
Synthroid
Xenical
Wellbutrin
Zoloft




TOP THANKED CONTRIBUTORS



janewhite1 (8), slenderella (4), Lisa_P (3), Jess75 (3), Kszan (3), hollns (3), Administrator (3), Moxie75 (2), JohnR41 (2), MysticDreams (2)

Site Wide Totals

teteri66 (1180), MSJayhawk (1013), Apollo123 (909), Titchou (856), janewhite1 (823), Gabriel (763), ladybud (755), midwest1 (670), sammy64 (668), BlueSkies14 (607)



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 04:17 PM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.com™
Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.com™ All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!