Karen Rysavy from Colorado is 38 years old and 5’11 inches tall. Karen started low carbing in 2000 doing a combination of Atkins and Protein Power but since that time has studied most of the popular low carb plans out there and implemented parts of each (the parts that worked for her) into her own personal Way of Eating. She began at 271 pounds and wearing size 24/26 and is now 210 and wearing 14/18. Karen revised her goal of a size 12 and 185 pounds to “happy and healthy”. A very important goal for Karen, one which she has REACHED!
Cindy from Maine is 45 years old and 5’6 inches tall. In October, Cindy will have been following the Atkins program for four years. She has gone from 239 pounds and a size 24 to 147 pounds and a size 14. Cindy’s goal is to weigh 135 and wear size 10’s.
Norma from Nova Scotia is 54 years old and 5′ 6″ tall. Norma began the Atkins program in July of 1999 after being introduced to it a month earlier by her friend, Joya. She began low carbing weighing 175 pounds and wearing size 18. She reached her goal of 125 pounds in late December of 1999.
Clyde from Texas is 47 years old. He follows the Atkins program and is current at goal weight and on maintenance. Clyde began at 280 pounds and a 40 inch “tight” waist. He was delighted to reach 210 pounds and wear size 36 waist pants for the first time in over 20 years. Clyde’s weight is currently 222 pounds but not from fat gain, rather lean muscle from weight training.
Sue from California is 49 years old and 5’4 inches tall. Sue has been following the Atkins program for two years now, and has dropped from her high weight of 262.5 pounds and a size 24.5 to her current weight of 162.5 pounds and a size 12. Sue’s goal is to weigh 150 pounds and wear size 10.
Elizabeth from Tennessee is 32 years old and 5 feet, 7 inches tall. Elizabeth has been following the Atkins program since January 5, 2002. She started low carbing weighing 228 pounds and wearing a size 18, but now weighs 155 pounds and is wearing size 8/10. Elizabeth’s goal is to get her weight down to 140 pounds and eventually wear a size 6/8.
Karen from Nebraska is 41 years old and 5′ 4″ tall. Karen has been following her own modified version of the Atkins program for a little over a year now. She began low carbing weighing 320 pounds and wearing size 28W and now weighs 209 pounds and wears a size 18. Karen’s goal is to reach 150 pounds and sport size a size 10.
Karen G. is an American living in Poland. Karen is 5′ 4″ inches tall, and has been following the Atkins program since December 31, 2002. In that time, Karen has dropped from weighing 228 pounds and size 20W to weighing 168 pounds and wearing size 12/14. Karen’s goal is to weigh 140 and (possibly) be a size 8.
Jori Lynn from Corsica is 51 years old and 5′ 3″ tall. Jori Lynn’s high weight as a teen was 187+ pounds. She began low carbing following Dr. Marvin Anchell’s Steak Lover’s Diet at when she weighed 167 pounds, and reached her goal weight of 127 pounds. Jori Lynn then switched programs, and has been following the Atkins program since June of 2003. She began low carbing in a size 18 and now wears size 8!
Marcia is from Tulsa, Oklahoma, and follows CAHHP (Carbohydrate Addict’s Healthy Heart Program). Marcia has been a controlled carbohydrate eater since December 1, 2000. She is 5′ tall and has dropped from a high weight of 250 pounds and size 24 down to 156 pounds and size 12. Marcia is well on her way to her goal of weighing 125 pounds.