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113. I easily gain/lose 4 lbs a day! n/t
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  -is it a parent's responsibility catmother  Oct-21-05 12:43 PM   #0 
  - I'm sure there is a combination of factors that contribute....  WeRQ4U   Oct-21-05 12:46 PM   #1 
  - It is hard to take it off; however, there are some genetic components.  Ladyhawk   Oct-21-05 12:46 PM   #2 
  - overweight  catmother   Oct-21-05 12:55 PM   #4 
  - Yes, but you can't wait until they're pre-teens or teens to  Heidi   Oct-21-05 12:51 PM   #3 
  - overweight  catmother   Oct-21-05 12:56 PM   #5 
  - it is a parent's responsibility  northzax   Oct-21-05 01:01 PM   #6 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-21-05 01:04 PM   #10 
     - if you think it's a minority problem  northzax   Oct-21-05 01:11 PM   #14 
  - Wait for it...  redqueen   Oct-21-05 01:02 PM   #7 
  - Can I have some?  XemaSab   Oct-21-05 01:22 PM   #24 
     - Help yourself!  redqueen   Oct-21-05 01:25 PM   #28 
        - I LOVE  auntAgonist   Oct-21-05 01:50 PM   #41 
           - 'Course not!  redqueen   Oct-21-05 01:58 PM   #54 
              - DU.... where the popcorn's always on  XemaSab   Oct-21-05 02:22 PM   #79 
  - I don't think the responsibility is to keep your kids to a certain size  MissMillie   Oct-21-05 01:04 PM   #8 
  - overweight  catmother   Oct-21-05 01:11 PM   #15 
  - cheese isn't the end of the world  MissMillie   Oct-21-05 01:17 PM   #20 
  - Good point! LOTS of thin, unhealthy people out there.  redqueen   Oct-21-05 01:23 PM   #26 
  - Regarding the slowing of metabolism...  Left Is Write   Oct-21-05 01:57 PM   #53 
  - I was  GirlinContempt   Oct-21-05 03:02 PM   #104 
  - thank you  Scout   Oct-21-05 03:13 PM   #112 
  - Definitely, BUT  MsKandice01   Oct-21-05 01:04 PM   #9 
  - way to go Kandice  MissMillie   Oct-21-05 01:06 PM   #11 
  - Thanks!  MsKandice01   Oct-21-05 01:12 PM   #16 
     - Off-topic: I hope you're monitoring your B-12 levels.  Dora   Oct-21-05 02:12 PM   #69 
        - Wow...I'd never heard of that!  GoddessOfGuinness   Oct-21-05 04:40 PM   #128 
  - you are correct  northzax   Oct-21-05 01:09 PM   #12 
  - easy to gain weight?  hfojvt   Oct-21-05 01:10 PM   #13 
  - easy to gain  catmother   Oct-21-05 01:19 PM   #22 
     - "i weight myself everyday and if i gain a pound or 2 i cut back"  redqueen   Oct-21-05 01:26 PM   #29 
     - weight  catmother   Oct-21-05 01:29 PM   #32 
        - With good habits and regular exercise, you don't even need a scale.  redqueen   Oct-21-05 01:41 PM   #36 
           - I agree. Weighing every day is not a good idea.  Left Is Write   Oct-21-05 01:51 PM   #43 
              - You could fluctuate that much just from constipation.  redqueen   Oct-21-05 01:59 PM   #55 
                 - I easily gain/lose 4 lbs a day! n/t  Scout   Oct-21-05 03:17 PM   #113 
     - Even while bulimic I couldn't get under 120. Now I would be glad to get  GreenPartyVoter   Oct-21-05 01:52 PM   #46 
  - well...  Rich Hunt   Oct-21-05 01:12 PM   #17 
  - well  catmother   Oct-21-05 01:15 PM   #18 
     - Your OP makes me think you wouldn't care anyway.  redqueen   Oct-21-05 01:54 PM   #50 
        - Would you believe her if she told you *were* wrong?  friesianrider   Oct-21-05 11:11 PM   #147 
  - Do you see all the crap parents are buying their kids?  Fox Mulder   Oct-21-05 01:16 PM   #19 
  - One can get fat on good food too  MissMillie   Oct-21-05 01:20 PM   #23 
  - good food  catmother   Oct-21-05 01:27 PM   #30 
  - I was skinny too, and we had all kinds of homemade comfort meals  Left Is Write   Oct-21-05 01:24 PM   #27 
  - Well said, Left Is Write!  GoddessOfGuinness   Oct-21-05 02:45 PM   #90 
  - That's true...  friesianrider   Oct-21-05 02:53 PM   #97 
  - hoo boy did you ever hit a hot button for me...  youthere   Oct-21-05 01:19 PM   #21 
  - hoo  catmother   Oct-21-05 01:23 PM   #25 
  - I love your sig image. *g*  GreenPartyVoter   Oct-21-05 01:54 PM   #48 
  - That is a sin...and think of the psychological effects!  friesianrider   Oct-21-05 03:00 PM   #102 
     - It's heartbreaking..  youthere   Oct-21-05 03:19 PM   #114 
  - A child won't know what to eat until you train it to.  HypnoToad   Oct-21-05 01:29 PM   #31 
  - Good point HypnoToad...  youthere   Oct-21-05 01:31 PM   #33 
  - I fed mine just great until they were two, then they stopped wanting a  GreenPartyVoter   Oct-21-05 01:55 PM   #51 
  - Take heart.  Left Is Write   Oct-21-05 02:00 PM   #59 
  - I think we are making a small amount of progress. It's really slow, though  GreenPartyVoter   Oct-21-05 02:04 PM   #63 
  - My daughter is going through that now  TallahasseeGrannie   Oct-21-05 02:19 PM   #76 
     - Oh, I do too! Since I have a weight issue I dread them having one too and  GreenPartyVoter   Oct-21-05 07:25 PM   #131 
  - Well said, Hypno. To add....  missb   Oct-21-05 03:33 PM   #115 
  - mothers who nag abt weight create anorexics  pitohui   Oct-21-05 01:36 PM   #34 
  - Brilliant!  redqueen   Oct-21-05 01:42 PM   #37 
  - My 7 yo got a bit of a pot belly this summer. So we determined 3 things:  GreenPartyVoter   Oct-21-05 01:59 PM   #56 
  - Mothers who nag about weight also create  TallahasseeGrannie   Oct-21-05 02:00 PM   #58 
  - Excellent point, TG.  friesianrider   Oct-21-05 03:07 PM   #107 
  - While it's hard to judge just by seeing some one in a store...  friesianrider   Oct-21-05 03:06 PM   #106 
  - A parent's responsibility begins with EDUCATION  auntAgonist   Oct-21-05 01:37 PM   #35 
  - Well put.  redqueen   Oct-21-05 01:43 PM   #38 
  - mcdonalds  catmother   Oct-21-05 01:51 PM   #44 
     - sorry, you don't get it...  auntAgonist   Oct-21-05 01:59 PM   #57 
        - Thanks. That's it exactly.  redqueen   Oct-21-05 02:03 PM   #62 
           - It wouldn't be a healthy diet,  jaredh   Oct-21-05 02:08 PM   #65 
              - Well sure if you have no other choice.  redqueen   Oct-21-05 02:10 PM   #66 
  - weight  catmother   Oct-21-05 01:48 PM   #39 
     - don't know if  auntAgonist   Oct-21-05 09:22 PM   #139 
  - Do you feel she hadn't noticed they were overweight  TallahasseeGrannie   Oct-21-05 01:49 PM   #40 
  - overweight  catmother   Oct-21-05 01:53 PM   #47 
     - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Oct-21-05 01:56 PM   #52 
  - NM. case: girl would die if diet not changed: gov't took custody.  Democrats_win   Oct-21-05 01:51 PM   #42 
  - I wouldn't put the emphasis on weight  jaredh   Oct-21-05 01:52 PM   #45 
  - I think so but it has to start EARLY  bertha katzenengel   Oct-21-05 01:54 PM   #49 
  - *hugs* I climbed into the fridge when mom died last year and haven't  GreenPartyVoter   Oct-21-05 02:02 PM   #61 
     - oh, dear, GPV...  bertha katzenengel   Oct-21-05 02:11 PM   #67 
        - Yeah, I remember some of your posts about your mom *hugs* I miss  GreenPartyVoter   Oct-21-05 02:13 PM   #71 
           - sigh  bertha katzenengel   Oct-21-05 02:21 PM   #78 
  - Yes it is i was an overweight child  DanCa   Oct-21-05 02:01 PM   #60 
  - healthy eating  catmother   Oct-21-05 02:12 PM   #68 
     - God, that's annoying. The subject line is actually used, on this site.  redqueen   Oct-21-05 02:13 PM   #70 
        - It's so ROBOTIC,  Sugar Smack   Oct-21-05 02:15 PM   #73 
           - Yes, it seems as if thinking is a chore.  redqueen   Oct-21-05 02:16 PM   #74 
              - I'm so glad you said that  skygazer   Oct-21-05 04:12 PM   #119 
  - Scuse me, but how do you know they aren't on a healthy living program?  GoddessOfGuinness   Oct-21-05 02:04 PM   #64 
  - well said GoG  auntAgonist   Oct-21-05 02:15 PM   #72 
  - Well you know... making snap judgments about people we don't know  redqueen   Oct-21-05 02:18 PM   #75 
  - I think I love you  TallahasseeGrannie   Oct-21-05 02:23 PM   #80 
  - Awww...  GoddessOfGuinness   Oct-21-05 04:36 PM   #127 
  - I don't think the OP was accusing the mother...  friesianrider   Oct-21-05 03:09 PM   #109 
     - Oh no, she was assuming for sure. Re-read the OP.  redqueen   Oct-21-05 03:38 PM   #116 
        - Well, I think that is a prefectly natural reaction...  friesianrider   Oct-21-05 03:46 PM   #118 
           - Yeah, MHO is that snap judgments are bad.  redqueen   Oct-21-05 04:28 PM   #124 
           - Okay. I just didn't think it was that big of a deal.  friesianrider   Oct-21-05 09:12 PM   #137 
           - Those who have negative knee-jerk reactions to overweight people  GoddessOfGuinness   Oct-21-05 04:31 PM   #126 
              - Well, what should she have "done about the problem"?  friesianrider   Oct-21-05 09:21 PM   #138 
                 - Why should she speak with her about her children's weight at all?  GoddessOfGuinness   Oct-21-05 10:36 PM   #145 
                    - Well, because the welfare of children is a public concern...  friesianrider   Oct-21-05 11:08 PM   #146 
                       - If I saw an extremely obese child,  GoddessOfGuinness   Oct-22-05 12:14 AM   #148 
  - Not completely.  Beware the Beast Man   Oct-21-05 02:20 PM   #77 
  - Absolutely. Just as much as taking them to the dentist and doctor  Rabrrrrrr   Oct-21-05 02:24 PM   #81 
  - Wait a second !!  auntAgonist   Oct-21-05 02:29 PM   #82 
  - Kids aren't hurt by tearing their families apart.  redqueen   Oct-21-05 02:33 PM   #84 
  - Wow, you really read a lot into that.  Rabrrrrrr   Oct-21-05 02:36 PM   #87 
     - Not really , I just quoted what you said ..  auntAgonist   Oct-21-05 02:47 PM   #93 
        - You said  Rabrrrrrr   Oct-21-05 02:55 PM   #98 
           - Actually, she asked... she didn't say.  redqueen   Oct-21-05 02:58 PM   #100 
           - yup what you said LOL  auntAgonist   Oct-21-05 03:02 PM   #105 
           - thanks for  auntAgonist   Oct-21-05 03:00 PM   #103 
  - some people's feathers get ruffled easily  catmother   Oct-21-05 02:31 PM   #83 
     - Is what better?  Rabrrrrrr   Oct-21-05 02:34 PM   #85 
        - She's mad 'cause I gave her guff for not seeming to understand  redqueen   Oct-21-05 02:37 PM   #88 
           - I see, so she was likely responding to your post above,  Rabrrrrrr   Oct-21-05 02:46 PM   #91 
           - LOL!  Sugar Smack   Oct-21-05 02:47 PM   #92 
           - Hmmmm  redqueen   Oct-21-05 02:52 PM   #95 
           - how subject lines are used  catmother   Oct-21-05 02:47 PM   #94 
              - I can't say.  redqueen   Oct-21-05 02:53 PM   #96 
                 - you can't say  catmother   Oct-21-05 02:56 PM   #99 
                    - Okay!  redqueen   Oct-21-05 02:58 PM   #101 
  - Parents are responsible for keeping their children healthy.  Bridget Burke   Oct-21-05 02:35 PM   #86 
  - I think so.  friesianrider   Oct-21-05 02:43 PM   #89 
  - it may be her responsibility to keep her children's weight down...  Scout   Oct-21-05 03:08 PM   #108 
  - ...  GoddessOfGuinness   Oct-21-05 04:47 PM   #129 
     - thank you. n/t  Scout   Oct-21-05 08:07 PM   #135 
  - So people derive pleasure from eating...?  Omphaloskepsis   Oct-21-05 03:13 PM   #110 
  - You must be kidding.  redqueen   Oct-21-05 03:40 PM   #117 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-21-05 04:16 PM   #120 
  - Well, you see...  Left Is Write   Oct-21-05 04:23 PM   #121 
  - Dear God  TallahasseeGrannie   Oct-21-05 04:25 PM   #122 
  - I'm not joking..  Omphaloskepsis   Oct-21-05 06:13 PM   #130 
  - this is a symptom of clinical depression  pitohui   Oct-21-05 07:43 PM   #132 
     - It might be healthy and normal..  Omphaloskepsis   Oct-21-05 08:01 PM   #134 
        - yes, people can be depressed when they are four  pitohui   Oct-21-05 08:10 PM   #136 
           - Do you realize that you sound like a prick? Sorry... You do.  Omphaloskepsis   Oct-21-05 09:23 PM   #140 
  - Maybe you should become a Dr  GirlinContempt   Oct-21-05 03:13 PM   #111 
  - Your sig lines  TallahasseeGrannie   Oct-21-05 04:27 PM   #123 
     - hahaha  GirlinContempt   Oct-21-05 04:29 PM   #125 
  - yes  cwydro   Oct-21-05 07:47 PM   #133 
  - I think I was that mom  cmd   Oct-21-05 09:31 PM   #141 
  - I come from a family  auntAgonist   Oct-21-05 10:00 PM   #142 
  - I hope that if you had  hippywife   Oct-21-05 10:29 PM   #143 
  - Did somebody appoint you a weight police? It's not your place  lizzy   Oct-21-05 10:31 PM   #144 
  - LOL  GoddessOfGuinness   Oct-22-05 12:18 AM   #149 
  - Locking  southlandshari   Oct-22-05 12:34 AM   #150 
 

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