Originally Posted by symphony\'smom
im the heavist person on here. what a wake up call
i hate drinking water. is there something i can do?
weight 470lbs march 12
weight 457lbs march 21
Hi, I see you made it over here--welcome!
Don't despair--as I mentioned, I've lived most of my life between 300 and 500 pounds so I understand.
Once you commit and your weight loss switch gets flipped "on", you'll drop weight amazingly fast.
As Misery mentions, you can flavor your water--I used to use Crystal Lite. But, I recommend just simply getting used to it. If your water is nasty, invest in a filter. I generally drink ice water as it makes your body burn a few more calories to warm it up.
I drink at least 1 gallon of water a day--within reason, the more you drink, the faster you'll lose (and yes, you'll pee A LOT).
Really, a reasonable intake of "GOOD" calories, some sort of exercise (when you're able) and lots of water is my "secret" to weight loss.
Keep us posted as to your progress, and never, NEVER give up!
47 M 5'8"
May 4, 2010...... 440? lbs. (Start FitDay Size 60 Jeans)
June 19, 2010.... 393 lbs. (First Weigh-in)
June 19, 2011.... 229 lbs. (164 lbs. gone in one year :-)
Current Weight... 185 lbs. (Size 36 Jeans)
Next Goal 169 lbs. (07/04/12)
Ultimate Goal 165 lbs. (12/31/12)
The best exercises for weight loss are Fork Putdowns and Table Pushaways.