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  1. sophia-jo

    sophia-jo Silver Member

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    Hiya, my legs have been really weak over the last few days,,, even when I get to the top of the stairs in the house I feel like I've been on a treadmill, not out of breath but really weak legs... is this normal??
     
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    I have been feeling similar but my feeling is nearly going to faint feeling so i'll interested to know too.
     
  4. missymoo

    missymoo Fed up of being fat

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    Same here, my legs have felt as though Ive ran miles some days and my arms, Ive just assumed its the low calorie intake?
     
  5. sophia-jo

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    ooooh carebear, isn't it awful..i get light headed too, thankfully not all of the time, i have a headache now too :mad:

    I guess it;s the lack of carbs and cals and that's why we feel rubbish at times. I hope things improve for both of us hun x
     
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    I felt like that at first but it passed after a few weeks - I put it down to having less fat to heft around! Sure it will get better ....
     
  7. sophia-jo

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    aaww you too missymoo?? :( must be normal if the 3 of us are like this. I guess we will have more replies from other cders feeling the same.
     
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    Not had this in my legs but do come over feeling weak and faint at times. Seems to be getting a little better each day though so I hope it'll go soon.
     
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    I've had that too Sophia Jo! Thought I was just really unfit! My room at work is being decorated so I was relocated up 4 flights of stairs & it was tough going but probably very good for me! As I got to the top I felt like I'd done an hour on the tread mill. Walked with the dog for 3 hours saturday though & am fine so maybe its just a thing that gets you early on. I suppose our bodies are busy using the few calories elsewhere, thats why we get cold too.
     
  11. Mrs Roch

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    I think this must be natural - last week, I got to the top of the stairs at work and said to a lady coming down that I felt as if I'd just done an hr's step class - other day's I run up them.

    I think women's bodies are so complex (hormones etc) and when you think of what your body is doing internally everyday - I think this diet is bound to cause some side effects...

    I have so much energy on this diet because of my PCOS - when I'm eating normally, I'm tired, no energy, bed by 9pm etc... carbs and caffine effect me quite diffently so most..

    Hope you get a CDC who replies..
     
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    Hey SJ

    Have you had the cramp yet? That can be really bad - I get it in my calves - I think it's due to the lack of salt in the diet - maybe CDC can confirm that too?

    Night sweet... big day tomorrow.
     
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    I have had the odd day where I have felt really tired, and lethargic with a kind of heavy feeling in my arms and legs.

    I have have found that an extra pack usually sorts me out nicely.

    For me I think there are some days when I am busy and my body needs a little bit more than my usual 3 CD packs a day.

    Interesting that you should mention cramp in your calves Hannah - I was suffering with this frequently up until about a month ago and now I am fine - ?? weird ?? It would be really interesting to know if anyone else has had this too?
     
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