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KymP

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Posted: 10 Jan 2011, 13:12
Does anyone know the points allowances on the new points plus plan?

I am 5'7, 47 yrs old, female and weigh 165. I want to lose 25 pounds. Thanks
Piggy72

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Posted: 10 Jan 2011, 20:23
They haven't revealed the new formula...But I'm 5'3 38 years old, I'm 221.4 lbs..And they have me eating 32 points is my daily Point Plus Target..Everyone gets 49 weekly point allowance.. the lowest amount points a person get eat is 29 points plus daily. So you will probably eat 29 daily
KymP

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Posted: 11 Jan 2011, 10:26
Thank you! So, you think I can have 29 a day plus 49 extra for the week.
pattikins196...

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Posted: 27 Feb 2011, 21:03
KymP wrote:
Does anyone know the points allowances on the new points plus plan?

I am 5'7, 47 yrs old, female and weigh 165. I want to lose 25 pounds. Thanks
pattikins196...

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Posted: 27 Feb 2011, 21:08
just joined weight watchers last week. my points allowance was 30 with 49 weekly points. lost 5.6 pounds and then, my points target dropped to the lowest allowed of 29. but the program is more than just raised points. most of the food points have been raised. now all fruits and most vegetables are 0 points. if you need a weight watcher diet buddy i'd be willing.
NekoKoneko

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Posted: 28 Feb 2011, 04:27
KymP, I used my WWP+ calc and you do indeed get 29/day 49/week. Smile
bigladyy10

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Posted: 02 Mar 2011, 12:27
NekoKoneko wrote:
KymP, I used my WWP+ calc and you do indeed get 29/day 49/week. Smile


Sorry to bother you but can you calculate mine?
I am 21 female 168 pounds 5'4
I have light activity.

thank you.
&& this all used to be so natural;;
but now it seems impossible.
NekoKoneko

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Posted: 02 Mar 2011, 14:23
No problem. Yours is 29 as well, & 49/week. Smile Lowest points you can go on the plan.
Mkaleokalani

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Posted: 20 Mar 2011, 22:41
29 is the lowest possible number you can have.
tatchmo13

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Posted: 02 Apr 2011, 10:21
Female 23, 169.2 pounds, and 5'8, light activity!
Can you calculate mine as well please =)
sunstarzmoon...

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Posted: 02 Apr 2011, 10:41
totally frustrated with the weight watchers site! I spend more time looking up nutrition facts on other websites so I can calculate into points. I find that WW site doesn't have a very good database.. anyone else having trouble?
Nicky820

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Posted: 03 Apr 2011, 18:43
Many of us WW have joined SparkPeople.com; there is a "Fine Tune WW" SparkTeam that now has over 400 members. Many of us had to tweak the 29 points because we were just not losing weight. Several have been lifetime members who are now disgusted with the new PP+.
I am 5'3" and was 162 lb. when I first joined in January and was given the 29 points. I have reduced those points to 18-25 max; count bananas as 2 points, apples as 1 point; NEVER use any of the 49 weekly points or activity points (actually used some of the weekly points once when I went to a wedding); do not eat any sweets or junk food; exercise hard for one hour 6 days per week. I am consistently losing 1.2-1.4 pounds per week, so I know this tweak is right for me. Of course, 29 points works very well for several others. Bottom line----we're individuals.
truthh

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Posted: 07 Apr 2011, 18:46
Yes, sunstarzmoon, I'm having trouble. Mostly I have trouble calculating pointsplus on everything eaten throughout the day. Around dinner time, I get tired of the overcomplicated lookups and calculations.

I was using their phone app mostly, which isn't so great - at least not on the Android.

They could definitely use some feedback for improvements, but I've yet to do that.



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