I've been on the Atkin's nutritional approach since mid-April. If you looked at my weight chart it resembles a downward sloping zig zag. My pattern is to lose weight to a new low, immediately climb back up 2-3 lbs and start working my way down until that new low is my new average then repeat the cycle. I will often go 2 weeks without losing any new weight then drop 1-2 lbs.
This is actually very average. I have lost at a weekly .84 lb average. That's low-medium as most people vary between .5-2 lbs per week.
Colette, the official nutritionist at the Atkins Message Board has said, "We lose in fits and starts." Sometimes we've eaten too much salt and are retaining water-weight, the weather is hot and sticky and we retain water-weight, it's our TOM (time of the month) or our body just decides to be obnoxious because it can
Hang in there!