How about adding a measurements feature

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kw531

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Posted: 16 Apr 2012, 17:26
I would really like a feature where I could enter my measurements for my stomach, arms, hips, ect. I would love to be able to see the progress I've made on graph similar to the weight one. What does everyone else think?
asagohan

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Posted: 16 Apr 2012, 17:46
I so agree with you!!
l2jsheart

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Posted: 16 Apr 2012, 23:50
Me too!!

I just took measurements today and logged them on the Atkins website so I wouldn't have to try to keep track of them on a piece of paper somewhere.
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Cribei01

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Posted: 17 Apr 2012, 01:20
definitely!
ambtreh

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Posted: 17 Apr 2012, 01:54
That would be awesome and totally scary. But I guess that's the only way I would be able to acknowledge the problem! Smile
Charlie2012S...

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Posted: 17 Apr 2012, 03:07
I agree - This site should have the ability to record those so we can have a BMI -and- % Body fat calculation!
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The Blue Box

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Posted: 17 Apr 2012, 03:11
Brilliant! I would love to see this feature as well.

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kaylas diet

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Posted: 17 Apr 2012, 07:27
i agree that sounds great!
skirch97

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Posted: 17 Apr 2012, 16:42
I would love this too, put mine in my journal so like 12jsheart, I don't have to keep track of a piece of paper.
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erika2633

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Posted: 17 Apr 2012, 16:50
I agree too! I've been tracking mine on a spreadsheet and in my journal, but I think having a graph would be very convenient and motivational! And it will help people see that it's not just the scale # that counts.. Sometimes people are frustrated if the scale doesn't move enough, but their measurements/body composition may be changing more than they know!


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l2jsheart

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Posted: 17 Apr 2012, 20:33
I hadn't thought of making a spreadsheet. Duh! lol I think I will do that too.

I totally agree with erika, a visual is much better than looking at numbers side by side (at least I think so). That's why I really like to look at before and after photos. It's just different when you can SEE the changes. Especially when you don't notice them "on yourself" yet.
~Sherry
mlb98

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Posted: 18 Apr 2012, 08:00
That would be great to have it here...send FS a suggestion!
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Lalaith

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Posted: 18 Apr 2012, 14:14
I agree I was just thinking this morning that it would be nice to have it on this site. Is someone sending FS a suggestion?
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kw531

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Posted: 18 Apr 2012, 18:13
I just sent them a message (through the contact link at the bottom of the page) and I think it would be helpful if a few other users also send a message showing your support. Maybe we can get this feature on here!
BeautifulYno

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Posted: 20 Apr 2012, 12:50
I JUST POSTED MY MEASUREMENTS FOR March 2012 & April 2012.....

BODY MEASUREMENTS TAKEN 4-18-2012

WAIST – 37
LEFT THIGH – 29 1/2
HIPS (LARGEST AREA) – 54
HIPS – 50
UNDER BUST – 33 ½
BUST – 42 ¾
LEFT CALF – 21
LEFT ARM – 15 ½
SHOULDERS - 48



LAST MEASUREMENTS MARCH 11, 2012

MEASUREMENTS TAKEN BY MY WONDERFUL HUSBAND, SCOTT... I LOVE YOU DEARLY.

37.5 INCHES - WAIST (AT BELLY BUTTON)
35.75 INCHES - BUST (UNDER)
16.5 INCHES - ARM (MIDDLE LEFT)
43.5 INCHES - BUST - (ACROSS MIDDLE)
50.75 INCHES - HIP
54.5 INCHES - (LARGEST AREA)
30.75 INCHES - THIGH (MIDDLE LEFT)
22 INCHES - CALF (MIDDLE LEFT)
48.25 INCHES - SHOULDERS

WHAT A CHANGE SINCE 1/26/2012

________________________________________________________________________

"I GOT A FEELING, TODAY IS GOING TO BE A GOOD DAY!"

My Goals to a NEW ME! ...starting weight 365
355 lbs - skipped it & went straight to 352.2 lbs. (SMILE) 8/16/2011
345 lbs - skipped this goal also & weighed in at 344.6 TODAY! 9/20/2011
334 lbs - to lose 10 lbs. more by October 15th (334.6 lb) accomplished this goal 10-4-2011 at 331.4
328 lbs - Goal accomplished 10-15-2011
319.4 lbs - Goal accomplished 10-18-2011
299.8 lbs - Goal accomplished 12-20-2011

CURRENT GOALS FOR 2013

300 lbs -

"I CAN, I MUST, I'M A WINNER!"

smooches! Yolanda (BeautifulYno)

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