View Full Version : P4 ?

01-03-2014, 03:23 PM
im kinda scared of P4 :( not sure what to add first. I have done well on P3 ive done 2 steak days One after Christmas and one a couple days ago kinda my fault I didn't eat right :( I am about .5 over my LDW ...Today is P4 D1 and I didn't add anything new Please advise what I should add first,, thanks Melanie

Tiffany Reynolds Volkman
01-03-2014, 04:45 PM
You don't have to switch to phase 4 foods unless you want to....start with a natural starch such as 1/2 a cup of oatmeal or 1/2 a banana and see what the scale says the next day. That is the scary part. I stick with P3 foods mostly just to be safe. You will find what works for your body. Good luck!

01-04-2014, 11:54 AM
Melanie, please read the instructions for P4 for guidelines. However, as Tiffany says, you don't have to eat P4 foods. If I were you and were happy with P3 foods I would stick with them for the most part. This is how I live my life. My body simply does not like sugars and starches. I have found my favorites which really satisfy me and frankly I don't miss any breads and processed foods.

05-31-2014, 07:44 AM
So I am a milk drinker and was so happy to be able to start drinking one cup a day during P3. Now that I'm on P4 I still follow the rule of one cup a day, but can I start drinking a bit more? I like to have milk for breakfast and dinner.

06-02-2014, 06:51 AM
Hi Moni232829 - You can drink more if you'd like. Just make sure to keep an eye on the scale to see if it has any effect on your loss.

06-02-2014, 08:28 PM
I'm going to try to eat bread tomorrow. Is wheat bread better than white bread? Don't worry, I'm not going to go crazy with it.

06-03-2014, 06:48 AM
Hi Moni232829 - We would recommend a whole grain, rather than refined grain to start off with. They are better for you because they have more nutrients.