I don't understand how it is possible to lose inches but not pounds...

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I don't understand how it is possible to lose inches but not pounds...
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Fri, 02-04-2011 - 11:41pm

I have lost a total of 6lbs, been working out a lot,

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Registered: 01-03-2001
I'm not sure how it works either so I'm going to post this for our expert, Dr. Madelyn Fernstrom and see if she can help us out. :)

Karla
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By volume, muscle weighs more than fat does.

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Yes! Dr. Fernstrom has shared some of her expertise with us on this topic: http://forums.ivillage.com/t5/Ask-Madelyn/I-don-t-understand-how-it-is-possible-to-lose-inches-but-not/m-p/116842483#M640

Hope this helps, :)

Karla
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