The Secret Formula of Weight Loss
Members agree: Support from our online boards works magic!
Setting the Tone
If you spend any time at all on the boards, you are familiar with the
support our members give to one another. The moderators help set the tone with
warmth, kindness, and a sense of humor.
Genev is not only inspired and successful at losing weight, she is
also feeling better:
"I am truly thankful for this site, and the people on it. I have lost
12 pounds in a little over five weeks. That has been about 2 pounds every week!
I feel healthier and fitter than I have in a very long time. I love to read
this board. The friends on it give me great ideas and inspiration from just
reading what others have to say. Kyra, you are especially a great moderator.
You are supportive, diplomatic, funny...You and others writing on the board
always seem to be right there when someone is in need of support."
Many of our members, like MiddleagedMildred, say things like this:
"The support from this community is helping me feel better in my
head...I am very grateful."
It's all About Connections
Your obstacle today was someone else's challenge yesterday. And because of
the kindness shared on our boards, your new friends want to share how they met
their own challenge and overcame it.
These challenges test your resolve, but working through them makes you
stronger -- and the weight-loss results even more rewarding. It's a journey
where opening our hearts and minds to help one another can result in major
Yoyomama is so thankful for the creative solutions from her new
friends that she attributes her success to the boards: "We have some
great minds here offering support and solutions to any and every problem.
Amazing! I, for one, could not have gotten this far without it. Thanks to
And Neen writes: "I am thankful for finding YOU online! I
never imagined I could find a nicer, smarter, more beautiful bunch of people on
I could not agree with her more. Our WLC family is the best!
Chatting with friends is not only helpful when you are down and out, but
according to Vickilynn, it is also just plain fun: