Joined November 2009
Weight History

Start Weight
330.0 lb
Lost so far: 22.2 lb

Current Weight
307.8 lb
Performance: gaining 0.7 lb a week

Goal Weight
202.0 lb
Still to go: 105.8 lb
I am Ayo. I have been trying to lose weight my whole seems. I definitely have been on a diet since I was 11 years old. I have managed to lose and gain several times like most of the people on this site. My highest weight was 375 and my lowest has been 185. I can't say that I have ever been stable for more than two years. My goals on this site is to get healthy! I am trying to move away from the numbers on the scale and focus on the numbers of my blood sugar, cholestorol, and blood pressure! I am doing Atkins because it keeps me off the diabetes meds and helps me not feel deprived. I also workout at 24 hour fitness with a trainer once a week, which helps me focus on living an active lifestyle!

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healthyayo's Latest Member Challenges

  Workout in the Morning!
status: Completed
ended: 02 Aug 11
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  Lose the sugar, Lose the weight
status: Completed
ended: 29 May 10
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cals: 87kcal | fat: 0.13g | carbs: 19.48g | prot: 2.43g
Spinach Smoothie
A healthy green smoothie, a perfect way to kick start the day.
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HELP dealing with temptation
I can so relate. I had a big mac today and I have them often. I am still losing weight because I used to be 390 pounds and consume almost 5-6k calories a day. Now I can 2500 and still lose weight, but it is slowing. Good luck. I really miss eating doritos, cheetos, twix, gummy bears, and breaded fried foods. These are the foods that I never eat beacause I binge. I am in overeaters anonymous and it really has helped me with emotional eating.
posted 08 Mar 2012, 00:13
Not sure what you mean about joining a diet, but if you're interested in atkins, buy the book, ask questions on this site about induction and go to the atkins website and you can get started in a day! Hope this helps.
posted 28 Dec 2009, 22:38
In need of a fatsecret buddy.
I'd love to be your buddy. I am so excited about this site. I need to share my progress with other people. I went to the gym today and all the trainers complimented me! It was like a dream...I never thought I would be a regular in a gym and trainers would be complimenting me on my progress and great I look! I can hardly wait until I weigh in and measure on Wednesday. I am going to definitely update all my friends on fatsecret!
posted 17 Nov 2009, 01:22
Weighing Daily vs. Weekly
I agree with you. I weigh weekly with my trainer, but even then sometimes women's weight fluctuate from week to week so monthly sounds like it's the best route. Although I heard that going a month without weighing means that you can gain weight and not have a reality check or you're not getting the encouragement you need from seeing the numbers go down weekly. Most people can lose .5 pounds a week when they are reducing calories and increasing activity. Thanks.
posted 16 Nov 2009, 01:32
What am I doing wrong?
Thanks. I needed to hear this!
posted 14 Nov 2009, 21:55
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Taking a class for bariatric surgery. I am desparate, but still gaining weight. I am still in overeaters anonymous, but have been a chronic relapser ...
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