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how can you loose inches but not lb

Discussion in 'Atkins Diet' started by collo-collo, 24 May 2010 Social URL.

  1. collo-collo

    collo-collo Kewl as a penguins hoop!!

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    as the title suggests, how can you looses inches around your waist etc but not looses weight - is this muscle from excercise?
    just curious to be honest
     
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    I'm not sure mate, but it's a fact. A lot of the time we are replacing lost fat with water, I'm guessing water takes up less space than fat.
     
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    collo-collo Kewl as a penguins hoop!!

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    ahhhh, that makes sense. i have a fairly physical job, but im not doing any excercise, yeah i know i should but hey lol. jus wondered if id lose inches still
     
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    It definitely happens, I go for weeks with no loss, but then try on a pair of trousers that is then loose on me, odd but good at the same time LOL
     
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