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Old 08-21-2004, 03:07 PM   #1  
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I din't know where to post this questoin but I figured since everyone here has been succesful, I would ask here.
I need help figuring out how much fats, carbs, and protiens I should eat in order to lose weight. I found a site that said how much I should eat to maintain my weight.
here it is:
Caloric Breakdown
Fats: 25% 71 grams 642 calories

Carbohydrates: 60% 385 grams 1540 calories

Proteins: 15% 96 grams 385 calories

Total: 2567 calories

How do I convert this into how much I should eat to lose weight and not maintain??
Thanks in Advance
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Old 09-19-2004, 12:31 AM   #2  
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go to fitday.com
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Old 09-19-2004, 10:11 PM   #3  
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Go to Hussman and fill in the info on the pop up blocks. This will tell you how much you need to eat a day to sustain weight, and to lose it.

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Old 09-20-2004, 01:24 AM   #4  
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that sounds like a lot of calories, but it depends on how active you are and what your starting weight is. it's a good idea to go to fit day or similar site to figure this out,

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