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Old 01-27-2011, 02:43 PM   #1
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So, I'm curious...what kind of reaction do you guys get when you walk into the doctor's office in ripped condition?


I get weird comments just for having muscles, so I'm curious as to what comments/looks you get when you're ripped, prepping for a contest.
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So, I'm curious...what kind of reaction do you guys get when you walk into the doctor's office in ripped condition?


I get weird comments just for having muscles, so I'm curious as to what comments/looks you get when you're ripped, prepping for a contest.
I have never been that ripped, but I have been told recently that I am bordering on obese as far as my BMI is concerned so I should lose weight !!!

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Old 01-27-2011, 03:02 PM   #3
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I have never been that ripped, but I have been told recently that I am bordering on obese as far as my BMI is concerned so I should lose weight !!!

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And maybe they should have gone to SpecSavers LOL
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I have never been that ripped, but I have been told recently that I am bordering on obese as far as my BMI is concerned so I should lose weight !!!

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Well, not to derail this thread but I was considered obese in the military. And I had a six pack.
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Steroid use/abuse.

Ive been going to my chiropractor for about a year now, and visit him about 1-2 times a week, 8/10 times he stresses to me that steroids are bad, and that he doesn't know "what im doing" but that I should be careful.

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last time I went to Doc, they started to figure my BMI. I told them their calculations will be wrong. I pointed out to her that the problem with the BMI calculations is that it does not take into consideration body fat % or lean mass. I told her, I may have gained weight since last weighed, after losing 35 lbs previously, but I am also down over 10%pts since I started this journey. The BMI can't tell the difference between muscle and fat.
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i am always asked am i on steroids and im no where near a ripped/bodybuilder type YET!!!
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