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What Causes Constipation?
Stool softeners like Docusate sodium or docusate calcium work well, too. They draw water into the stool to make it easier to pass. Take 1 or 2 before bed and have productive "quality time" on the toilet in the AM.
by mleh (submitted 6 years ago)
Atkins vs South Beach
I have done both diets in the past and found Atkins too restrictive. South Beach was easier for me. I love onions and tomatoes and nuts which were all OK on SB but not on Atkins. There are other diets that encourage you to eat fruits....but if it is Atkins, you should look for haas avocados--the smaller ones with the bumpy skin rather than the larger smooth skinned ones. I did like the Adkins shakes but the bars were not very tasty to me. You can probably have the shakes shipped to you. I hope this is helpful and I wish you buena suerte!
by mleh (submitted 6 years ago)
fat smash slow losers
The first time I did fat smash, I lost 9lbs in phase 1. I will be done with phase 1 on Sunday, I lost 4lbs before I joined fatsecret, and we will see on Sunday. Bottom line: if you follow the diet, you will lose weight. Watch your portions, eat often, and exercise. You will do fine! If you can stand it, don't weigh yourself until day 9. The first time I did the diet, I waited and was blown away by 9lbs. This time, I'm addicted to weighing myself everyday.
by mleh (submitted 6 years ago)
WORK OUT-UNDER GARMENTS (ladies)
I wear biker shorts to avoid the dreaded workout weggie! They are cheap and if they do ride, you don't have to dig in your crack to get them out....you just pull at the leg.
by mleh (submitted 6 years ago)
Progresso Soup
Phase 2 if they have meat but OK for phase 1 if vegetarian.
by mleh (submitted 6 years ago)
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1200 calorie per day but most of the calories still come from carbs
is it possible that most about 50% of the total calories i take in on 1200 calories can be from carbs? I'm down 10 lbs from Dec 26. spent 2 weeks more or less on the bone broth diet. highly rec ...
by suzanneroomian on 11 Feb 16 03:34 PM
Ketone Strips
Ketone strips are not very accurate and for that reason, Atkins has not recommended their use for several years. For the most part if you stay within your net carb range you will be in ketosis. if you ...
by Glenbea on 11 Feb 16 01:00 PM
How to configure FatSecrets
Go to tab My Fatsecret. Look on the right hand side, scroll down to find My settings, click on that link, then scroll down to nutrition info. There you can select 6 to report such as calories, sodium, ...
by Glenbea on 11 Feb 16 12:54 PM
Anyone using the Fitbit Flex or similar devices?
I have the Fitbit HR. It works great and syncs with fitbit app on ipad. I had the Force before that was recalled, but I used it until the HR came out. I didn't have any sensitivity to Force. The ...
by Glenbea on 11 Feb 16 12:44 PM
Counting calories from Brine.
hmmm, so taking this recipe http://allrecipes.com/recipe/2... Dry ingredients is 631 total calories for 10.97oz. one tbsp of that is about 29 calories. that seems plausible to me.
by schase02 on 11 Feb 16 11:48 AM
Started again
Have been very unwell for several months. Drugs not helped. Feel must try to lose. Lots to lose but got to start somewhere.
by Lj.Poliakoff on 11 Feb 16 11:37 AM

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