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On Atkins, how do you subtract Carbs..

Is it take the number of Carbs from Fiber or minus the Sugars ??I know minue the sugar alcohol but what if the label says just Sugars? Is that the same?

 
Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 8:24 PM on Jan. 29, 2011 in Diet & Fitness

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  • I eat low carb. I dont know if I would call it Atkins, but close enough. I dont eat bread, pasta, fruit, sugar, potatoes..junk foods etc.
    I stick to protein, veggies, cheese, and when I have coffee- splenda and cream. I do use sometimes salad dressing, and bbq sauce but those few carbs dont seem to slow anything down when used in moderation. I would try to count carbs,,but it never worked out for me.. I just try to stick to eating the basics.
    I am down almost 15 pounds in one month, 10 I lost in first 2 weeks. Good luck.
    peachwine

    Answer by peachwine at 12:29 AM on Jan. 30, 2011

  • Atkins is not an ideal diet, your body needs some healthy carbs.
    KTMOM

    Answer by KTMOM at 11:33 PM on Jan. 29, 2011

  • Not a good diet!
    sstepph

    Answer by sstepph at 9:53 AM on Jan. 30, 2011

  • I think I already answered this but I will give you a bump on this one in the hopes that you find an answer to your questions instead of all of us that do not like it. Good luck to you!
    Peajewel

    Answer by Peajewel at 10:14 AM on Jan. 30, 2011

  • I'd try looking on the adkins website
    Ashlynnsmommy07

    Answer by Ashlynnsmommy07 at 1:39 PM on Jan. 30, 2011

  • not sure
    asil

    Answer by asil at 12:47 AM on Jan. 31, 2011

  • I have no clue.
    cleanaturalady

    Answer by cleanaturalady at 7:20 AM on Jan. 31, 2011