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29 Nov 2004

1 Month to fit into my bikini!
Please help! 1 Month left to loose at least 5 kg's. Leaving on 29 December for holiday and want to fit in my bikini. Please tell me what to do ... which diet and what exercise. Thankyou!
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01 Jan 0001

Dear Holidaymaker
To lose weight you need to basically change your lifestyle. Reduce your energy intake by eating an energy-reduced, low-fat, high-fibre diet (click on 'Diet' at the top of this page, 'Weight loss' , ‘The right approach' and then on 'Slimming Diet' for a copy of such a diet), and increasing your energy output by doing regular exercise (running, jogging, skipping, cycling, swimming, join a gym or Walk for Life). With this regimen you should lose between 0,5 and 1 kg a week, thus by Dec 29 you should be about 4 kg lighter. Don't go in for starvation diets in an attempt to lose weight faster - slow and steady is recommended by international experts, and will not result in regain of lost weight.
Enjoy your holiday
DietDoc
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