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Discussion in 'Lipotrim Forum' started by lubelu, 27 May 2008 Social URL.

  1. lubelu

    lubelu Member

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    Ok so I've just been for my weight in and I've only lost 1 1/2 pounds :sigh: I was obviously disappointed however just thought 'oh well, I'll probably have a bigger weight lost next week' I've been doing LT for 5 weeks and started at 14st 11lbs and am now down to 13st 2 lbs and so think I'm doing pretty well. The chemist however looked all concerned and called another colleague in to check. They were saying that I should be loosing a lot more than that and if I don't loose much next week I have to go on to the maintanence plan! I'm 5'8 and so my target weight is about 11stone and so really want to loose another 2 stone and want to do this on the full programme. I'm really annoyed with their attitude, they should be the ones reasuring me that I've just had a bad week rather than making me feel anxious! Ahhhhhhh!.... just needed a rant.
     
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  3. fattothin

    fattothin Gold Member

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    Fair rant, you will probably get more knowledge on here than the chemist, you will not lose massive amounts evry week as you know , therefore good for you been content with your loss and a big well done for going in the right directionxx
     
  4. BREN

    BREN is going to loose!

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    Re read all your rules and guidelines just incase you have relaxed accidently on some.

    However I do agree that you will get more valid information from MM's. Can you keep going on the program or will they not let you.
    Can you change chemists.

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  5. lubelu

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    I've got my supply for this week but they said if I have a small loss next week I should really go onto maintanence but I don't want to! I don't feel ready yet! I'm pretty sure I've not done anything wrong but not drunk as much water the last few days so am thinking that may be it....

    If there i a problem next week I will seriously consider changing chemists.
     
  6. nictastic

    nictastic Says it as it is!!!

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    CHEMISTS ARE CRAP!!!Are you due on hun? this could be why! or you may not be drinking enough water 4 pints is a minimum (plus the water in your shakes) but LT you recommend you drink up to 10 pints a day (as well as your shakes. Water is the best way to illimate water retention xxx Chin up and FOOK EM!!!!
     
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    nictastic Says it as it is!!!

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    i changed chemists a few weeks back best thing i ever did!!!!!!!!
     
  8. Daisybank

    Daisybank Hmmmmmm!

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    Stick with it hun. Look at it logically - it has to work cos it is very low calorie, so it cant fail as long as you dont cheat! Good luck :)
     
  9. xx Cathy xx

    xx Cathy xx Bye Bye Huge Bottom!

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    Don't worry about it, theres a few factors that can affect you, TOTM being one and not enough water intake. I had a couple of weeks where I had only 1 or 2lb loss and got downhearted but one of the weeks I had retained loads of water due to totm, cant explain the second so i've been really strict... I used to drink loads of peppermint tea but it used to make me feel hungry for some reason so i cut it out. I also used to put loads of pepper and paprika in my soup so I cut that out too. The only things I drink now is water and weak decaff coffee and since i've lost 4-5lb a week. Everybodys different so different things work for everyone.
     
  10. Booboo1

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    This is my second time on it and I seem to lose a big amount one week, and a small amount the next week - this week I'm due my TOTM and I haven't lost anything so far (weigh-in on Thurs - gulp!) but I know then next week I should have a decent loss.

    Most of them seem not to know their a*se from their elbows.
     
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    Keep trying babe. My chemist is great she told me it would be likely that I would have one or two weeks where I hardly lost anything or even nothing at all but then the following week I should get a loss like my first week. Apparently its your body fighting against the weight loss and then having to give in.
     
  12. fattothin

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    Your chemist is right Jules especially if you keep nicking crisps and ham:D:Dxxx
     
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