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How many of you have had success with the Atkins Diet?

 
thismamacooks

Asked by thismamacooks at 2:18 AM on Sep. 15, 2010 in Diet & Fitness

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  • My dad lost a ton of weight on it and ended up on high blood pressure medications. He had to go off of it, gained his weight back and then some, and will probably by on BP meds the rest of his life. Best "diet" is just eating healthy, watching your calories and exercising.
    natural.mama

    Answer by natural.mama at 6:42 AM on Sep. 15, 2010

  • My friend did it for like 3 yrs, but she would pick and choose when she was on it, so the week she stayed on it, she lost, but then she would get off and go to burger king and ruin it all. So I think if your commited to it, it will work.
    cassie_kellison

    Answer by cassie_kellison at 2:28 AM on Sep. 15, 2010

  • My friend used the Atkins diet and lost 70lbs and kept it off for 3 years. She is also diabetic and had no problems with the diet causing any bad effect.
    thismamacooks

    Comment by thismamacooks (original poster) at 2:20 AM on Sep. 15, 2010

  • Could not do it I love bread too much
    rylymama

    Answer by rylymama at 9:54 AM on Sep. 15, 2010