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Old 11-28-2004, 05:42 PM   #1  
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Talking Newbie saying HELLO

I'm new and would like to join your group , I'm trying to follow a low carb and low fat way of loosing weigh , need to loose 45 pounds...
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Old 11-28-2004, 05:47 PM   #2  
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Welcome and a big HELLO back. Are you following a particular plan? Please feel free to jump in anywhere and join us on the Low Carb Weekly Chat.
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Old 11-28-2004, 05:56 PM   #3  
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no special plan just low carb and fat , because I found the atkins a bit too hard to stick with , my daughter will be getting married in 5 months so I'm hoping to loose some and maybe help my blood pressure , at 51 I figured if not know when ...
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Old 11-28-2004, 06:13 PM   #4  
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I am on South Beach which does allow some carbs. Be sure not to go too low on fat. We need 20-30 grams per day to be able to absorb nutrients in our food. I'm 65 and have my BP and blood sugar in normal range now - good fats and good carbs.
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Old 11-29-2004, 06:53 AM   #5  
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hi Luisita, and welcome-

glad to have you join in. this is a supportive group, everybody doing their own thing. Post often and let us get to know you! there is a thread with the date that is for daily chats, updates, etc. but post anywhere!

again, welcome,

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Old 11-29-2004, 10:23 AM   #6  
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Hi Luisita!! Welcome

Im low-carbing and lower-fatting the combination works for me in the long run.

Good to have you here!
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Old 11-29-2004, 05:44 PM   #7  
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Robinh , glad to hear this is working for you, hope I have as good luck as you..
I'm 5'5 and weigh 195 hope to loose 40 or so.
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Welcome, Luisita! Please feel free to pop over to the weekly thread and share a bit about yourself. We are all about 'whole life' support here at the LC.

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