Fat Loss Questions
Good morning! I work for a great company that actively offers Fitness programs for incentive, and in a couple of weeks they are starting a Biggest Loser Challenge. The top 3 "losers" will literally cash in, and I'm excited because it'd be a... (more)
Good Morning! Today is my 11th day on 100% Paleo. I've lost 11lbs on my 10 day weigh-in and at least 1 pant size. I'm literally pulling pants off without unbuttoning them that were tight on me at Christmas. My diet before was loaded... (more)
Great work so far! You are really an inspiration. Today is day 2 of paleo for me and I refuse to weigh myself because I get a bit obsessed as this is a way to recover from an eating disorder. But my clothes fit very well. Keep it up!
I've lost some weight on Paleo since starting 2 weeks ago, but have yet to notice any physical changes, i.e. reduction of love handles, slimming of waist, loss of back fat areas. I'm currently 5'6" and 178lbs. I measured 17% body fat a month ago.... (more)
I started to feel better within 2 weeks and within about 4-5 weeks started to notice significant weight and "girth" loss. I was very strict with the diet initially, absolutely no grains or sugars, only water and black coffee to drink, no dairy,... (more)
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I'm deployed, and I often play sports after crossfit. I Don't have the ability to eat a full meal because it will slow me down on the field. Anyone eat tanka bites after working out for protien? I don't like the idea of a protein shake, I'm... (more)
Female, 5'4 Current weight: 135 Goal weight: 125 (flexible, honestly goal is to lose fat and gain muscle) Workout Goal: 5x a week lifting and cardio Ratios: 65% fat = 87g fat 20% protein = 60g protein 15% carbs = 45g carbs (more)
Hi fellow Paleo-ers,I'm having a lot of trouble managing my weight and I'm hoping you guys might have some helpful ideas. I've struggled a lot over the past few years, as you can see from my previous posts. However, my first year at college... (more)
Newbie plans her life style change and would like the opinions, suggestions, tips from experienced females who have lost or are losing many pounds fat with paleo.K.I.S.SPlanned staples includes coconut, ackee and tallow as main source of fat..... (more)
Long-term fat loss is hard.Really hard.Espeically when the fat loss you're working to lose wasn't there a year ago.It's easy to get caught up in frustration and negative thoughts, which is so unfortunate. Staying positive is so important and is... (more)
I've been going to an Olympic Lifting class 3x/week for a month now (not crossfit), and though I can tell I'm gaining strength by adding weight, I don't feel like I'm losing much fat?Besides my 70/30 paleo eating which must/will improve, I'm... (more)
They be selling that you can't say no to you as you don???t want to be when you hear something to wear it's so easy that you can't say no so it is really just like a little thing like I think you said is out today they you should be able to do... (more)
Three years ago, I swapped a SAD diet for a 'clean' diet, lost 40lbs, and took up long distance running. One year ago, I started CrossFit, started paleo, and since then I've become addicted to the lifestyle I love lifting and how I feel.... (more)
Olympic lifting 4x/week at 630am (moderate; still learning, its not like 100+ lb weights). My goal is to lean out, and I've been taking up a few supplements to aid the fat loss. I'm just unsure if it's unnecessary? The thing is; I'm also... (more)
I have had a lot of great input from user on here regarding leto and tracking calories etc. I was curious how people who advise a powerlfiter looking to lean out while still getting strong and building size. With my current fat stores... (more)
Hello! I'm a 25 year old female with 30-40 pounds to lose. I have lost almost 100 lbs, but this last 30-40 has been difficult. I currently weight 175lb and I am about 5ft. I would love some help tweaking my nutrition to get this fat off... (more)
A little background about me: 23 years old, 2-3 years on the "eat big lift big" diet, never much of a cardio fan, ex fat kid. 245lbs, somewhere between 15-20% bodyfat (spare tire but otherwise not a fatty) 6 feet tall Been doing paleo for... (more)
Hi Everyone! This is my first time posting and I just want to get some feedback about what's going on to my body because I guess I'm a bit frustrated with what's going on. Anyway, I've been doing crossfit for about 10 weeks now, 3-4 times a... (more)
IMO, too much canned food. High sodium retains water. I agree also , you may be overtraining and not giving your body time to heal and it's considering itself injured and holding all calories.
Hay guys and girls. Would love your opinion on protein intake on paleo. Currently I am taking in around 1 gram per lb of body-weight (roughly 180 on recommendations) however i feel this is to high due to not losing weight. All my carbs and fat... (more)
To start, I am about 5'11", 190 lbs, maybe 10%-12% bf. Wondering if calorie restriction on rest days might effect muscle building? My schedule has been going something like this: - Sunday: heavy weights, ~3000 calories - Monday: morning... (more)
I am talking local, raw honey here. I like to have a bit of a sweet most days of the week. Usually this includes apple with nut butter, a banana with some 100 dark chocolate, some healthy brownies made with squash, hone, and coconut flour...... (more)
I have lactose intolerance and cut it out for over a year. Recently I reintroduced some plain, organic greek yogurt 1x a week and have only had very minor problems, nothing bad. Anyways, I am NOT wanting to gain weight and in fact want to... (more)
Based on your physical description of yourself you shouldn't be worried about the potential minor weight shift of eating a bit of yogurt. Some people gain or lose eating dairy - relax.
I'm looking to lose fat, and wondering if I should be tracking macros and what they should be at. Can someone help me out? I want to make sure I"m getting enough fat while keeping carbs as low as I should.
Hi there! I have been devouring the various discussion threads on PaleoHacks and have found a lot of great information regarding a variety of Paleo related questions. This is my first time actually posting a question so I hope I provide... (more)
I usually have 3-4 eggs cooked in coconut oil, kale saut??ed in grass-fed butter, a small handful of tomatoes and maybe a dollop of guac pre-workout (just a lot of water post). My goal is to get over the fat loss plateau I hit a couple months... (more)
10g BCAA before workout (no meal), carb/protein after workout then balanced meals form there on. The fasted training will help to burn fat and the carb/protein post workout with help to build muscle.
I am not full blown diabetic (type 1) or full blow hashimoto's, but I do have the antiobodies to my pancreas' islet cells and my thyroid. My most recent blood work after 2 months of diet change showed hemoglobin A1C dropped to 5.3 and thyroid... (more)