weight loss

previous topic · next topic
bowlingwhiz

Joined: Jan 13
Posts: 1

      quote  
Posted: 17 Jul 2013, 17:03
lost 120 lbs less than 1 year carb counting, exercise 2 to 4 hrs daily
dandelionSKY

Joined: Nov 11
Posts: 54

      quote  
Posted: 17 Jul 2013, 17:58
congratulations xx
Sunshine6442

Joined: Apr 11
Posts: 99

      quote  
Posted: 20 Jul 2013, 10:46
2-4 hours of exercise a day is extreme...Too much exercise can actually hurt a persons health. I lost 96lbs...low carb, low sodium, low sugar, just walking, and getting up and moving every 20 minutes.

You have to be careful not to get dehydrated, place stress on your heart muscles to the extreme and too much exercise can destroy muscle mass. If the body is not getting enough nutrition it will force it to break down muscle for energy. Placing too much stress on your body will force it to eventually break down.

Congrats on your weight loss but I am sorry more than an hour of exercise may be harming you....please see your medical professional for guidance....not a trainer but a doctor who can give you the best advice.
eKatherine

Joined: Aug 12
Posts: 1,286

      quote  
Posted: 20 Jul 2013, 11:42
After reaching their weight goal, a person will need to transition into a maintenance plan they can live with for life. Good luck.
reddarin

Joined: Nov 11
Posts: 959

      quote  
Posted: 20 Jul 2013, 12:43
Actually, two to four hours a day of exercise sounds like a lot but without knowing what was being done and at what intensity it could be a very modest exercise regimen.

Going by this person's cookbook entries, it doesn't look particularly carb restricted either.

Good job on losing weight!

Smile



Forum Search
Advanced forum search



Latest Posts

Photos
If you really can't figure it out let me know and I'll take some screen shots to walk you through it next week.
by FitOKay on 18 Sep 14 06:06 AM
It's not how much you eat but what you eat
I'm a High fat, Low Carber & happy with it. But recently I've come across this controversial Australian lady on Youtube [url=http://youtu.be/Yp50ehEWt... 7 day Raw till 4 Diet Food & F ...
by ebivr on 18 Sep 14 04:30 AM
DONE!
Well done Girl :-)
by Saige18 on 18 Sep 14 03:31 AM
Eliminating Sugar - Where do you draw the line?
Hooray for you, Jeri and Christine! It is all about healthier choices and learning what works best for our bodies along the healthy spectrum of food. We all want to be able to enjoy food without restr ...
by JulofDenial on 18 Sep 14 12:29 AM
A question on carbs
Oh my...how I would LOVE to have 60 carbs per day! I keep it under 20 and truly shoot for 15 or less. Though I have lost 34 pounds in less than 3 months, that is only because my carbs are SO LOW. I ...
by Patti No Cake on 17 Sep 14 10:21 PM