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Avoiding carbohydrates to reduce weight. Having high fiber diet, fruits, soups, exercise. Will I succeed?

Hello. As a new year resolution l have decided to loose weight . I am basically avoiding carbohydrates . My exercise routine is jogging,skipping,sit ups and sometimes hiking 5 days a week for 90 minutes.My breakfast is a high fiber (cereal) meal with a fruit. I am a student so sometimes l forget to have my snack because of my heavy course load, my lunch is steamed cabbage with tomatoes. I eat that with either an avocado ,or a lean protein(like fish or chicken) afterwards l will have a fruit.Dinner l will have soup and a fruit. i drink lots of water and green tea. I need to loose 60 pounds. I am giving myself 6 months. Will l succeed?
Asked On : Sat, 9 Feb 2013
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Psychiatrist 's  Response
Jun 2013
Hi there ~

Take carbohydrates in limited quantities, eat your veggies, avoid lots of fruits since they contain carbs that are easily absorbed by the intestines and give you a glucose rush and are stored in your body as fat. Exercising is good and do it regularly. I think drinking lots of water if you are exercising and tea are also helpful as they have tannins and antioxidants that are healthy for your body. With all that you are doing you are bound to succeed. Way to go! Take it easy and one day at a time. Never give up.

I hope this helps. Take care and have a lovely day!
Answered: Sat, 13 Apr 2013
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General & Family Physician Dr. Mukesh Kumar's  Response

your target is very high keep 60 pounds for 1 year then you will surly lose it and you will be able to maintain it for the rest of your life.

now coming to diet part. you need to make a diet chart and follow it every day ,make it according to your liking and it will be very easy to follow
Answered: Mon, 15 Apr 2013
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