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First on, last off theory?

I've been thinking.. When I first started on my weight loss journey, I lost a decent amount pretty fast. Do you think this was what I had most recently (at that point) put on?

I've always had a bit of a belly.. My arms have always been a little chubby. My legs are pretty thick. I've lost about 35lbs so far but these things don't seem to be going away. But according to everyone else, I look smaller.

So do you think the problem areas you've had the longest are the last ones to go away?

Wed. May 14, 2:30am

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no doubt. Everyone is genetically predisposed to store fat in certain places so that is all - keep workin' !

Wednesday, May 14, 2008, 10:34 AM

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