pureheiress

Start Weight:(15 Jan 10) 275.6 lb
Current Weight:(05 Sep 11) 239.4 lb
Goal Weight:178.6 lb
following: pureheiress's own diet
performance: losing 2.3 lb a week

I'm Samantha from New Zealand

My main ambition in life is to join the medical world.
I want to be a doctor, have wanted to since the ripe age of 5. So you could pretty much say it's my life.

I left FS, Now I'm back. Fat. But not for long.

According to my BMI, I need to be between 51.8kg(114lbs) and 70kg(154lbs) to be of normal weight. That's what I'm aiming for.

Happy to have buddies with similar goals and interests or not

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FatSecret member since: 15 Jan 10

pureheiress's Weight History


pureheiress's Latest Member Challenges

139
  New Costume by Halloween
status: Completed
ended: 01 Nov 10
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348
  Get Off Your Ass
status: Completed
ended: 23 Jul 10
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pureheiress's Buddies

Hoser
last weighin: losing 1.8 lb a week Down
 
angel_face0145
last weighin: losing 2.5 lb a week Down
Tammy1625
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ferlengheti
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Yay! I'm getting there :)
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The 100 Club
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My drug of choice
in challenge
No new shoes until 10 pounds is lost
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Side at 110 (Lost 15kg/33lbs)
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The 100 Club
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Front at 110 (Lost 15kg/33lbs)
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Face at 110 (Lost 15kg/33lbs)
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pureheiress's Cookbook

cals: 149kcal | fat: 4.04g | carbs: 20.90g | prot: 7.05g
Tuna Rice Balls
Homemade rice balls that your tummy will love.
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pureheiress's Latest Posts

over exercising?
So is it true?

Can I "harm" myself by working out too much? I honestly think it's all lies, what does everyone else think?

I've been working out 3 hours a day for the last week.

My workouts consist of

20 minutes treadmill
20 minutes crosstraining
20 minutes cycle

I do this 3 times a day

am I really hurting myself? The personal trainers at my gym don't seem to mind my frequent daily visits lol
posted 11 Jul 2011, 02:06
Why you should never call a woman fat
I'm more pissed if I get called dumb. Fat? ah well..

Most can lose weight, intelligence is different

I'd rather be fat for the rest of my life with a brain than a skinny dumb woman.

Ambition is too strong.

Besides a fat smart woman can buy her way to thin (surgery).

Ever seen or heard a dumb woman buy a brain? Laughing
posted 29 Apr 2010, 18:35
Thinking of switching diets... what's ur recommendation?
Ketosis is Ketosis. No matter how you try to candy coat it.

Fat is not the BEST source of fuel for the brain at all. Glucose is.
Fat contains other toxic elements.

I'm sorry but a wikipedia link is no source of fact what-so-ever. Anyone can write on there.

I also like how you repeat the same facts. There is a difference between knowing facts and actually understanding the concepts behind them.

I know exactly what ketones are and their effects on the brain and all the other useless information you're trying to force upon me.

If I wanted a biology lesson I wouldn't come on here for one, seriously.

However, bending facts to suit you isn't ideal. Nor did you explain how such process AREN'T damaging the liver.

Spouting useless facts that don't exactly 'add up' doesn't really fool me
posted 28 Apr 2010, 18:13
Thinking of switching diets... what's ur recommendation?
Sorry, but how does strictly reducing sugars and carbs and insulin have to do with anything?

Regardless, insulin will be released regardless of WHAT you eat. Insulin is a response to GLUCOSE and GLUCOSE is what your brain needs to function it's its main source of fuel.

So starving of the brain is the answer?

Ketosis as a physiological state associated with chronic starvation.

Hence, why when you are anorexic they check you ketone levels, not only that but you can smell ketones in a persons breath when they haven't been eating enough and frankly it's gross.

Ketosis is regarded as a crisis reaction of the body due to a lack of carbohydrates in the diet. It a dangerous and potentially life-threatening state that stresses the liver and causes destruction of muscle tissues.

So brain and liver destruction is the answer?

So I'm not sure what you're saying it EXACTLY true.

Apart from the part about constant medical attention.

Maybe when I want to kill myself this sounds like a FANTASTIC idea.
posted 27 Apr 2010, 17:53
Photos
You cannot to others.

You can on your own journal by using the icons above the message box.

Or on posts to forum, once you click "Go Advanced"

They are in order.

Bold. (The black B) Italics. (The slanted I) Underline. (The underlined U) Quote. Code. Image. Create Link.

Click on the Image icon and you will be presented with this:

[ img ] [ / img ]

(I have put spaces in as if I didn't you wouldn't be able to see it)

THEN, between the end bracket of the first and the start bracket of the second (This ] [ ) insert the web address of the picture from your address bar on your browser

eg.

[ img ] www.thecoachstotallycoolpictures.com [ / img ]

I hope that helps Smile
posted 20 Apr 2010, 18:15
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25 June 2011

I'm so glad that my new way of life plan and consultation at the osteopathic, alternative Chinese medicine clinic is going so well. If I think about ...

23 June 2011

Had such a busy day, it was quite dreadful. But losing more weight made it all worthwhile :D

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