Losing weight eating Vegan foods?

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Old 01-02-2015, 10:15 PM
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I have never considered veganism a diet plan, but I suppose some people could.
I have been vegetarian for 11 years and vegan for 6 years of that. I have had years where I feel fit and slim and years where I put on lots of weight. This fluctuation reminds me that vegan food is not a magic cure all or weight-loss plan; as a vegan, you can still eat french fries and veggie burgers and tons of chips and vegan snacks. There is amazing vegan ice-cream and pizza and all kinds of processed vegan treats. It's just as easy to pack on the pounds with veganism if you are overeating or choosing junk foods.

Go for good portion sizes and clean, healthy eating; vegans and non-vegans alike.

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Old 01-18-2015, 10:11 PM
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I starting eating a totally plant based diet in April 2014, I started at 304 lbs and as of yesterday I weigh 178 lbs. I need to lose 25 more pounds but feel that I will suceed.
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